Comes the time to fertilize

Friday, 31 July, 2015
In the Garden Center Fuerteventura we know that  plants suffer with the heat. And if we want to ensure good flowering or fruiting next season, it's necessary to meet the needs that our plants have.
So this week we bring you some tricks so you can fertilize your plants!
As living beings who are, plants need for its development a number of nutrients which are classified into macro and micro elements. Sure you know many of them: nitrogen, phosphorus, potassium, iron, zinc... Depending on the floor, some specific elements will be missing and others. The aim is to fertilize our plants by adding to the soil lacks.
In times of growth, plants need more care and attention. So you better add fertilizer between February and August, as most plants usually during autumn and winter stop their development and only have a maintenance energy expenditure.
In our Garden Center Fuerteventura you will find various types of fertilizers: on one hand we have organic compost, which helps to improve soil quality; and on the other hand, are also known mineral fertilizers NPK, fertilizers that contain nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium elements, which make the plant absorb nutrients more slowly.
Our compost is completely free of weed seeds and ensures the absence of plant diseases. It's made with droppings typical animals of the African savannah and pruning from Park Oasis Park Fuerteventura. This together with a long and rigorous process of fermentation, ensures that in addition to providing nutrients to the soil, increases the presence of organic matter, essential to ensure the success of any planting.
You know! If you have plants at home it's time to fertilize them. Don't hesitate to come to our Garden Center where according to the quality of your soil and crop type you have, we will advise you on the proper fertilizer!