When to Fertilize Vegetable & Flower Plants?

Autumn is the best time to fertilize the garden. Fertilize landscape plants once a year, especially with newly planted materials. Fertilize twice yearly for sandy soils or in areas of heavy rainfall. Incorporate compost fertilizer into soil before planting vegetables and as side dressing once a month as they grow.

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Joan Norton, M.A., is a licensed psychotherapist and professional writer in the field of women's spirituality. She blogs and has two published books on the subject of Mary Magdalene; "14 Steps To Awaken The Sacred Feminine:Women in the Circle of Mary Magdalene," and "The Mary Magdalene Within."