In order to promote the life of trees, shrubs and other landscape plants, the autumn fertilization of ornamental trees and shrubs is recommended. The fertilizer used for the autumn fertilization helps the plant to feed throughout the winter and ensures more growth and better health in the spring.
What is autumn fertilization?
In autumn fertilization, fertilizer is injected into the root system of the plant using a pressure injection probe, a few centimeters below the soil that surrounds the landscape plant or the shrub. Applications applied to the surface of the floor are not as effective as pressure injections under the surface of the floor. The fertilizer used is a liquid nitrogen fertilizer with controlled release, which was developed to supply high quality leaf nutrients to trees and shrubs and to promote better resistance to disease and drought.
When to fertilize fall?
The autumn fertilization should take place shortly before or at the time of rest. In this area it usually takes place from mid to late November and should only be carried out once a year.
Advantages of autumn fertilization
One of the main advantages of autumn fertilization is the promotion of an even growth rate and a more luxurious canopy. Since these nutrients are injected directly into the root system, autumn fertilization also promotes root growth. The stronger and healthier the root system, the stronger and healthier the plant will be and the better the plant will look.
sum it up
When caring for trees and shrubs, not all trees and shrubs are the same. Research is the key to every single plant that is worked with. Lawn care services, tree care companies and nurseries are excellent resources to ask questions and get recommendations from.
If you are unsure of what to do, how to do a job, or simply have too little time, it is best to call a professional to make sure the job is done correctly. Take a look around, ask friends or family, and research the Better Business Bureau for a company you can trust.