Walking stick bush

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by Lawncop26, Apr 4, 2008.

  1. Lawncop26

    Lawncop26 LawnSite Member
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    Anybody have any experience with a "walking stick bush"? like how fast they grow, kind of soil, sun/shade etc.. I got a two foot one in the mail today and put it in the ground with what they sent, wondering if I should do anything to the soil, there were no instructions. Thanks.
     
  2. JNyz

    JNyz LawnSite Bronze Member
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    slow to average grower. half sun and should do fine in equal parts of sand, silt and clay.
     
  3. Lawncop26

    Lawncop26 LawnSite Member
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    Thanks JNyz, I already planted it in a area with just that, half sun/shade, however, I didnt know about the sand. Since I didnt add sand,is there a fert. I should use?
     
  4. JNyz

    JNyz LawnSite Bronze Member
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    10-6-4 fert but wait till the fall. soil is made up of sand silt and clay, no need to add sand unless all clay
     
  5. Lawncop26

    Lawncop26 LawnSite Member
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    Good, I'll wait until fall to fert., thanks for your replies JNyz.
     

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