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If your soil has been well-tended by the addition of compost and mulches, there may be no need for supplemental fertilizer.

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Gardening with Deb Babcock: Fertilizing your garden plants

If your soil has been well-tended by the addition of compost and mulches, there may be no need for supplemental fertilizer. This is especially true with ornamentals since you also can recycle the spent plant materials back into the soil providing all the necessary nutrients for the next growing season.

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