Whats in a Package of Fertilizer Feature What’s in a Package of Fertilizer?

Fertilizer often includes key main ingredients that are essential to plant health. When buying fertilizer, understanding these basics can help you choose the best fertilizer for your garden. Continue reading

bonnie herb and vegetable plant food feature Bonnie Herb, Vegetable & Flower Plant Food

What if the life-supporting power of a seed could be put into a bottle? The inventor of Bonnie‚Äôs fertilizer found a way to do just that, coming up with a unique, patented formula that has helped us produce lush, well-rooted … Continue reading

fertilizer and healthy soil feature Fertilizer and Healthy Soil

Currently much work is being done to better understand the health of soil and how it supports the health of plants. In a nutshell, the soil is brimming with living organisms that help release nutrients, among other good things, from … Continue reading

fertilizer-forms-types-feature A Rundown of Fertilizer Forms and Types

What are the differences among the many forms of fertilizer that you see on shopping aisles? What is a granular fertilizer? What about water-soluble? What are slow-release, timed-release, and controlled-release? What is an organic fertilizer? If you have questions about … Continue reading

basics of fertilizing feature The Basics of Fertilizing

All edible plants remove some nutrients from the soil, and some have such huge appetites that they quickly exhaust the soil (and then produce a poor crop) without the help of fertilizer. Fertilizer is especially helpful early on, when plants are making fast new growth. The key is to match the fertilizing strategy to the plant. Continue reading