Fertilizer Used for Newly Planted Palm Trees

You should apply a fertilizer with a high nitrogen content to a newly planted palm tree for at least six months. Spread the fertilizer over the original rootball of the tree and six to 12 inches past the edge.

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Melody Lee worked as a newspaper reporter, copywriter and editor for 5 years. In addition, she has edited magazine articles and books. Lee holds a degree in landscape design and is a Florida master gardener. She has more than 25 years of gardening experience, which includes working at nurseries and greenhouses.