Don’s Expert Answers: Liquid fertilizer

Question From:
Karen in Nth Brisbane, Brisnane Queensland

Nature of problem:
Liquid fertilizer

Type of Plant (if known):
Native violet that cascading

Symptoms of Plant Illness (please try NOT to diagnose your problems yourself):

Soil Type (e.g. sandy, clay or loam) OR Potting Mix Type:
Pot mix

How often do you water the plant:
Ever second day

How many hours of sunlight does the plant get each day:
3 hous

How long since you planted it:

Have you fertilised? If so, with what and when:
Slow release at the beginning of spring

Is the plant indoors or outdoors:
Outdoor in shady spot

Is the plant in a pot or in the ground:

What other treatments have you given the plant:

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Other Comments:
Hi I have my beautiful native violet. My question is I have it cascading but, should I be spraying the leaves that are not getting any feed, a liquid fertilizer. I water it often but I wonder if I should be doing more.

ll sounds good. There is no point in spraying new growth. Just relax, Don