Fertilizing Pears

Discussion in 'Fruit and Nut Trees' started by Daniel Mosquin, Oct 7, 2002.

  1. Daniel Mosquin

    Daniel Mosquin Paragon of Plants UBC Botanical Garden Forums Administrator Forums Moderator 10 Years

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    Do I have to fertilize my pear tree after collecting the pears in fall?
     
  2. Tony Maniezzo

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    fertilizing too late in the season may affect the hardiness of the new tissue. The new growth may not have time to harden off before the onset of winter frosts. I therefore reccomend fertilizing in the Spring.
     

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