What do the three numbers mean on plant fertilizer labels?

Answer Nitrogen, phosphate, and potash. 10-10-10 is the most popular mix. It is for general use in gardening, shrubbery, and trees.

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What the analysis numbers 24-8-16 mean on plant food boxes?

It is the ratio of Nitrogen Phosphate and Potash in the fertilizer.

There was a blast in TX at a fertilizer plant. Will the govt make us pass fertilizer background checks now?

Already has. To work around it or buy large quantities like a farmer does takes special training. And permits. Special storage for some things. And proper posting and logging of it. It is regu... Read More »

What is plant fertilizer made of?

The ingredients in plant fertilizer differ depending on the type of fertilizer. Organic fertilizers, such as compost, are made of decomposed plant materials such as grass clippings, leaves and frui... Read More »

What does plant fertilizer have in it?

Nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium are what's in plant fertilizer. They're the three most abundant and most important of the nutrients that plants need. Specifically, nitrogen is needed for above ... Read More »