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Q.Best Fertilizer For Flowering Trees

Zone 5b | Tommystix added on May 3, 2023 | Answered

I planted a Butterflies Magnolia tree and a Spring Snow Crabapple two years ago that could use a little love. What is the best fertilizer for these trees? Liquid or slow release? Any recommended brands? Thanks in advance!

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Answered on May 4, 2023

You can use a slow-release for both. We cannot recommend specific brands or types, though. Feeding a Magnolia of any type is, relatively, straightforward. This article will go over their care:


Crabapple may need a bit more attention to its feeding. This article will help:


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