The Best Fertilizer for My Garden

The best garden fertilizer varies. Flowers, for instance, have different needs than green plants. Soil also influences fertilizer choice. A soil test will reveal nutrients a fertilizer must supply. Getting to know your plants yields more useful information. Barring this, buy a "balanced fertilizer," which will meet the needs of most plants.

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