To keep plants healthy, water them deeply. Your flowers appreciate each refreshing drink, and when properly watered, you save money.
When fall begins, it’s time to clean up garden paths for safe footing all season long.
Lawns settle over time and create places where water collects in your yard or even worse, your basement. When you see these problems develop, grading is the first solution.
Fall garden cleanup is an important step for the long-term health of your garden.
New daffodil varieties are available in heat-tolerant varieties that can handle the hot weather in warm climates.
Divide your spring perennials to prevent overcrowding and make new plants. Then stake tall perennials as they grow.
Building better soil is the single most important thing you can do to improve your gardening success. And now is the best time to do it!
Take time to prune, rake and mulch your yard now to make it easier next gardening season.
Daffodils are an easy-to-grow, cheerful sign of spring that people love. Good news for gardeners: Deer don’t like daffodils.
A layer of mulch prevents weed seeds from sprouting and best of all, the materials are free.
Keeping your flowers protected with a cover will help lengthen their survival during times of frost or temperatures below 55 degrees.
Use these simple strategies to prepare fallen leaves for use as mulch right now, and again in next year’s veggie garden.