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Monthly Reminders For Your Landscape

  • Tips for Spring
  • Plant pansies
  • Apply Ropel to bulbs
  • Band/cut bulb foliage
  • Edge planting beds
  • Fork over soil
  • Fertilize
  • Mulch garden
  • Apply Preen
  • Overseed lawn

  • Tips for May
  • Dethatch lawn
  • Aerate lawn
  • Lawn application for weeds
  • Fertilize perennials
  • Edge/culitvate beds
  • Remove dead foliage
  • Plant annuals
  • Plant perennials
  • Begin mowing

  • Tips for June
  • Plant annuals
  • Remove seedlings
  • Cut or band down bulbs
  • Fertilize garden beds
  • Lawn weed prevention
  • Watch for fungus in mulch
  • Give acid to Hydrangea
  • Weed garden
  • Cut spent blooms

  • Tips for July
  • Water lawn
  • Water garden
  • Removed spent blooms
  • Fertilize lawn
  • Fertilize perennials
  • Fertilize annuals
  • Wait to seed in fall
  • Prune shrub roses
  • Watch roses for diseases

  • Tips for August
  • Keep watering
  • Keep fertilizing
  • Order bulbs
  • Weed garden
  • Water large trees
  • Mushrooms/fungus alert
  • Keep planting
  • Edge/cultivate beds
  • Watch for wasp nests

  • Tips for Fall
  • Aerate lawn
  • Lawn application
  • Final garden fertilization
  • Plant bulbs
  • Apply bonemeal to bulbs
  • Still a great time to plant
  • Divide perennials
  • Cut down grasses
  • Mulch garden beds