Most growing plants will need– with border perennials sprinkle Growmore around the in spring and large and leafy plants regularly with a liquid fertilizer. Most bulbs also benefit from regular feeding. Annuals require much less feeding as they do not have to build up a storage system to tide them over the winter. Use a liquid such as Instant Bio when the plants are coming into flower – never over-feed or you will get an abundance of and few . Rockery perennials need littleor no feeding as a rule-onceayearisample with a potash-rich feed.
A few rules. Work granular or powder fertilizers into the top few inches of soil and never apply when the surface is dry. Keep powders away fromand .
Foliar feeding is an interesting technique which can be used when root feeding is ineffective. It is useful for all plants when the soil is shallow and where a pest or disease attack has taken place. The response is rapid and root activity is restored – use acan or a Bio Hoser and apply Instant Bio as directed.