Looking for the right fertilizer. - Knowledgebase Question

Name: David Munoz
San Antonio, Te
Question by dnmunoz
April 10, 2008
I have bermuda and I live in san antonio. What nitrate,phosphorous and potassium percentage should I use? I'm looking for slow release granules that has weed and insect control all mixed into one.

Answer from NGA
April 10, 2008



The best fertilizer for your area has high nitrogen and low phosphorus and potassium. A product with a ratio of 3-1-2 or 4-1-2 is fine but one with an even higher percentage of nitrogen, the first number, is good too. Divide the first number into 100 and that is how many pounds to put on per 1,000 square feet.

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