How Often Should a Person Fertilize Plants?

As a general rule, fertilize landscape plants once in the spring before new growth, and fertilize houseplants every other week when plants are actively growing (usually spring and summer).

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Lisa Caswell holds a license in cosmetology and has practiced in the field since 1980. With a bachelor's degree in criminal justice from Quincy College, she also serves as a victims' advocate for those affected by domestic or sexual violence.