When your soil needs amending or your plants need a nutritional boost, your choices of fertilizer can be overwhelming. Although I am not a professional, I can give you some basic information on organic and inorganic fertilizers so you can decide which type to use and when. But wait, there’s more!
Just as you need nutrients to survive, so do plants. Plants obtain their nutrients from the soil they are planted in. Bad soil, sick plants. I found this out the hard way my first year planting. Because the top soil I bought for my raised beds came from a forest, I assumed my plants had all the nutrients they needed to thrive. My new plants told me otherwise. But wait, there’s more!