Free shipping when you spend $25 or more on seeds
Free shipping when you spend $50 or more on other products

When is the best time to fertilise peaches?

Our peach tree has lot s of peaches Is it time to fertilise? was told fertiliser with ratio 10-10-10 is best. Is thiis correct. What is it called? Do we need to apply potash? Thanks, carol.

Fruit and Citrus • Garden Jobs

Hi Carol,

The best fertiliser to use would be Yates Thrive Natural Citrus & Fruit Pelletised Plant Food as it contains rich, composted chicken manure fortified with inorganic nutrients. It is a bit late to apply potash as the fruit have already developed. Monitor for fruit fly using a trap and then apply Nature's Way Fuit Fly Control which contains spinosad a naturally occuring soil bacteria. Spray the lower branches and trunk area. Enjoy eating your own home grown fruit.

Yt-team

yates

Answered: 13 Sep, 2011

We also plant seeds in the heads of gardeners

Join the Yates Garden Community to receive personalised monthly emails, and hear about exclusive promotions and giveaways.

Join Now
Stay Connected Facebook Instagram Youtube