Fig Tree
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fertilizing a container growing fig tree

Zone I live in CT | Sportymama added on April 23, 2015 | Answered

I saw on your article about fertilizing fig trees that are grown in the ground but how much, when and what kind of fertilizer for a container growing fig tree?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on April 23, 2015

A 5-5-5 balanced fertilizer would be recommended, starting with an early spring, spring and then early summer application.

Stop by late summer so your fig can start to go dormant for the winter.

Also a layer of compost can be added to the top of you pot.

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