LAWN FERTILIZER - Knowledgebase Question

Name: Larry Chadwick
Forrest City, Ar
Question by chad1955
May 6, 2009
I HAVE ZOYZIA GRASS THAT HAS NOT BEEN FERTILIZED IN MANY YEARS AND I AM WONDERING WHAT TYPE OF FERTILIZER I CAN PUT ON IT THAT WILL NOT HURT IT.


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Answer from NGA
May 6, 2009

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Zoysia doesn't need a lot of fertilizer. You can use a slow release 1-2-1 ratio of NPK or you can simply use Milorganite, which is a slow release in approximately the right amounts of nitrogen, phosphorous and potassium for zoysia grass. If you overfertilize zoysia it will develop too much thatch so use only in amounts as recommended on the package label.

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