When to Put Nitrogen on a Lawn?

Answer Vigorous, healthy lawns start with adequate cultural practices that include the use of fertilizers. Fertilization is the most important cultural care practice that promotes the health and quality o... Read More »

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What Fertilizer Do I Use in the Spring on a Nitrogen-Starved Lawn?

Well-maintained lawns are an attractive addition to any home. However, poor soil conditions can result in a lackluster yard. Low levels of nitrogen are one reason that your soil loses out on approp... Read More »

What holds a molecule of nitrogen gas to another nitrogen?

Two nitrogen atoms combine to form a single molecule of nitrogen gas through the formation of three covalent bonds, one sigma and two pi. The atoms share six electrons creating a strong bond, and t... Read More »

What do nitrogen fixing bacteria do to nitrogen?

Nitrogen fixing bacteria change nitrogen from the air into nitrogen compounds such as ammonia, nitrate, and nitrogen dioxide. They do so, through two living arrangements. One's as free living bacte... Read More »

Do Plants Use Nitrogen to Make Nitrogen Gas?

Nitrogen, or N2, is the most abundant gas in Earth's atmosphere. It's also an essential nutrient for life; the form found in the atmosphere, however, is relatively inert and thus difficult for plan... Read More »