Basic Gardening Tips
Mulch Your Garden Beds:
Mulch helps retain moisture for your plants, suppresses weeds and acts as an insulator in winter months.
Morning or evening is best as it allows plants to utilize more water and the water won't evaporate on hot days.
Deep water so plants can develop a deep, strong root system.
Roses dislike their foliage being watered. Water them at the base and their will be less of a chance for powdery mildew and other problems.
Fertilize Your Lawn and Plants:
N=Nitrogen & produces strong, sturdy foliage.
P=Phosphorous & helps roots and flowers to grow and develop.
K=Potassium & is important for overall plant health.
Prune Trees, Shrubs & Perennials:
Pruning plants helps overall plant health.
By removing dead, dying or diseased branches pruning helps maintain a healthy plant.
It stimulates new growth and new blossoms.