Yes, from October 1 through May 31 you may use a fertilizer that contains nitrogen. However, if you use a fertilizer that contains nitrogen, at least 50% of the total nitrogen must be slow-release. See FAQs on:
Periods Nitrogen/Phosphorus Cannot Be Applied
No fertilizer with nitrogen and/or phosphorus can be applied during any of the following periods:
- June 1 through September 30 (the blackout period)
- If a flood, tropical storm, or hurricane watches or warnings have been issued by the National Weather Service for Titusville
- If heavy rain is expected in the Titusville area
For more information, E-mail Eddy Galindo or call 321-567-3976.