grass plants/cutting back/fertilizing - Knowledgebase Question

Pittsburgh, Pe
Question by maaestros
March 18, 2010
Should I cut them back now? When should I start fertilizing? I live in Zone 7.

Answer from NGA
March 18, 2010


Ornamental grasses can be cut back in early spring, so now's a good time to remove the old foliage. Don't feed them until you see new growth. The roots won't be able to use the fertilizer until the tops of the plants begin to grow. Best wishes with your ornamental grasses.

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