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Q.When To Compost In Zone 7a?

Zone 79119 | Anonymous added on June 19, 2022 | Answered

I missed the compost time in spring before I added plants to my new flower beds .I have existing beds…. I want to side dress now with compost.. when should I do this? Its June now and very hot here in amarillo Tx. Should I wait for August now?

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Answered on June 27, 2022

I believe you can side dress with compost any time of year, so long as it is watered in well and it's not "hot" compost, like unprocessed animal manure, etc.

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