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Trees, Shrubs and Conifers: Yaupon Holly ...Weeping Tree

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Hull,Ga, GA
(Zone 8a)

April 27, 2012
6:30 AM

Post #9099732

Hi all,
I have two Yaupon Holly weeping trees planted in my front yard, about 10 to 12 feet. I am having a hard time finding out what type of fertalizer to use on them. Do I use an acid, like holly, or a regular fertalizer? Thanks in advance...Cathy
Saraland, AL
(Zone 8b)

May 8, 2012
2:23 PM

Post #9116074

Yaupons tend to grow well in less than ideal soil. You may not need to fertilize them. If you must then look for a product called Holly Tone.
Belton, TX

May 10, 2012
2:32 PM

Post #9118861

I have raised them for years...and only feel the need to place a little compost around the roots of the plants during early spring to encourage bloom...but then I have also gone several years without composting because the weather dictates the bloom cycle...and I am always behind the eight-ball for Texas weather...
Hull,Ga, GA
(Zone 8a)

May 10, 2012
8:03 PM

Post #9119301

Thanks for the info!

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