According to Jane Morse, Manatee County Extension Agent for the University of Florida IFAS Extension, it is best to feed growing citrus with an 8-8-8 fertilizer, with equal amounts of nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium. The fertilizer should also contain boron, copper, magnesium and manganese.
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