Landscape Tip of the Month
JANUARY — Cut dead trees, remove dead wood. Clear views.
FEBRUARY — Plan projects for next spring. Think about winter landscapes.
MARCH — Prune. Buy firewood for next year. Arrange for lawn maintenance.
APRIL — Clean up month. Check for winter damage. Transplant large trees.
MAY — Plant trees, establish lawns, weed & feed.
JUNE — Build & maintain decks & patios, lighting & sprinkler systems.
JULY — Prune early season bloomers like forsythia. Dead head perennials.
AUGUST — Water, water, water, especially berries. Install a sprinkler system.
SEPTEMBER — Establish full lawns, fertilize, divide perennials, treat for birch leaf miner.
OCTOBER — Still a great time to plant shrubs & bulbs for next year.
NOVEMBER — Prime tree planting time.
DECEMBER — Arrange for plowing and tree removal. Order firewood.