Part of learning about fertilizers in your garden is to begin with a
soil pH that matches what is needed for the plants you want to grow.
When deciding what fertilizer to use in your garden, first have your soil
tested and adjust the pH, then chose a timed-release product that contains
the proper ratio of nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium (N-P-K) for the
plants you want to grow.
Learn what nutrients are most important for annuals, shrubs, vegetables,
or the kinds of plants that you are growing and look for appropriate