Fall is the perfect time to fertilize. Starting now will strengthen your plants and lawns roots, giving them a strong base, to strive in the spring.
In September your lawn is recovering from the how summer and coming out of a drought induced dormant stage. Nitrogen fertilizer will get the lawn growing again. Make sure to take care of major issues like grubs before winter.
The fertilization at th end of October beginning of November is the most important. It’s phosphorus based, which stimulates root growth, by stimulating root growth in the fall you are insuring your lawn greens up quicker.
Don’t forget to fertilize your trees and shrubs. They need the additional help getting nitrogen. Fertilizing also helps the soil in the spring.
Take care of your lawn in the winter to have a better spring.