After digging a hole for a new plant, remove half the soil and replace it with compost, peat moss or humus. Then, mix 1 cup of Holly Tone into the amended soil before placing the plant in the hole.Know More
For new plantings, after placing the plant in the hole, fill the hole halfway with amended soil, pack the soil firmly, soak it with water and let it settle. Finish filling the hole, leaving 2 inches loose for the easy absorption of water. Make a depression around the plant to help hold water, and then add mulch. Keep the plant well watered until it is established.
For already established plants, feed them twice yearly.Learn more about Outdoor Plants & Flowers
Grow raspberries by planting them in full sun, maintaining the soil at the right pH, preparing the soil with compost, watering the plants regularly, mulching the plants and pruning the plants. You need raspberry plants, compost, mulch, water and pruning shears.Full Answer >
Grow cucumbers by planting them in a good location, mixing soil with compost before planting, giving the plants plenty of space to grow, watering them well, composting or fertilizing the plants, mulching the plants, setting up a trellis for growth and spraying the vines with sugar water to attract pollinators. You need compost, fertilizer, water, mulch, a trellis, sugar and a spray bottle.Full Answer >
To grow gardenias, plant them in a humid and sunny location, add compost to the soil, mulch the plant, water the plant regularly, fertilize the plant, and prune the plant. You need compost, mulch, fertilizer and pruning shears.Full Answer >
Plant rhubarb in a sunny location after preparing the soil by adding compost and fertilizer. Add mulch to the plant after the first shoots appear, and protect the plant from frost damage. Rhubarb can be harvested the third year after planting.Full Answer >