There’s a storm a comin:
- In the next few days, the forecast for Southern California calls for lots rain (finally).
Time to make green:
- Therefore, this is a great time to apply the first season dose of dry fertilizer around the root zone of your fruit trees.
- This is perfect, because that dry fertilizer can only get in the soil if you thoroughly water it in. A drip line wont do the job. If you have a number of trees and are hand watering with a garden hose, this can obviously take a lot of time and cost extra when it comes to your water bill.