Summer To-Do List

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JUNE

Clean & weed beds
Remove brown foliage from bulbs, leaving green ones to feed the bulb
Fertilize annuals, perennials, trees & shrubs
Deadhead annuals, perennials & roses to encourage new blooms
Lightly prune small trees
Prune evergreens such as junipers, taxus or hemlocks
Maintain watering schedule during dry times to ensure a minimum of 1” of water weekly

JULY

Clean & weed beds
Fertilize annuals, perennials, trees & shrubs
Continue to deadhead annuals, perennials & roses to encourage new blooms
Maintain watering schedule during dry times to ensure a minimum of 1” of water weekly

AUGUST

Clean & weed beds
Fertilize annuals, perennials, trees & shrubs
Continue to deadhead annuals, perennials & roses to encourage new blooms
Begin reducing fertilizing of roses
Maintain watering schedule during dry times to ensure a minimum of 1” of water weekly

 

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