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Ficus Microcarpa 2 years 10 months ago #18417

Hi i just got an adult ficus and hoping someone can link me to the best food to use on these guys?

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Ficus Microcarpa 2 years 10 months ago #18418

Driver170 wrote: Hi i just got an adult ficus and hoping someone can link me to the best food to use on these


This is not a bonsai.

Use any fertlizer for indoor potted plants - or ask your local nursery.
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Ficus Microcarpa 2 years 10 months ago #18423

Hi sorry my mistake. Would you recommend this

www.kaizenbonsai.com/bonsai-focus-balanced-bonsai-fertilizer

I'm just not sure how much NPK i need
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Ficus Microcarpa 2 years 10 months ago #18424

Why would I recommend bonsai fertilizer for something that is not bonsai?
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Ficus Microcarpa 2 years 10 months ago #18425

Auk wrote: Why would I recommend bonsai fertilizer for something that is not bonsai?


Why would anyone recommend bonsai fertilizer for anything. Sounds like bonsai seed :evil:
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Ficus Microcarpa 2 years 10 months ago #18426

leatherback wrote:

Auk wrote: Why would I recommend bonsai fertilizer for something that is not bonsai?


Why would anyone recommend bonsai fertilizer for anything. Sounds like bonsai seed :evil:


I know... you can skip the part after 'fertilizer' ;)
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Ficus Microcarpa 2 years 10 months ago #18465

So this forum isn't for ficus's then?
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Ficus Microcarpa 2 years 10 months ago #18473

Of course, it is for ficus Bonsai. It is not a generic houseplant forum though.

The discussion was more whether bonsai need a different fetilizer than other plants. I do not think so.
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