Should you water after fertilizing?
In this regard, how long should you wait to water after you fertilize?
Similarly, why do you have to water in fertilizer? A day or two before applying fertilizer, water your lawn thoroughly. This second watering is vitally important, because it washes fertilizer off grass blades and into soil. You can also time fertilizer application between rainfalls to let rain wash fertilizer into soil.
Beside this, should I water after applying liquid fertilizer?
According to the University of California College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, you should water deeply a few days before application and water immediately after application to remove any fertilizer granules from the leaf blades and get them to the soil.
Can you fertilize a wet lawn?
It is preferable, to wait until the middle of May to fertilize. Don't apply fertilizer to wet grass. It's much better to apply fertilizer on grass which is dry and then water in well. Watering in washes the fertilizer off the grass leaves without burning them.