soil fertilization/weed control - Knowledgebase Question

Massapequa Park, Ne
Question by ndpettit46
June 18, 2010
should I fertilize before laying down newspaper and mulch in the garden bed? I have mainly shrubs, grasses and bulbs in the bed. Thanks so much!!!
Patti on LI

Answer from NGA
June 18, 2010


You can broadcast some time release fertilizer granules prior to laying down your newspaper and mulch. This will feed your plants over the summer months so you won't have to feed again this season. Enjoy your garden!

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