DIY At home
It’s time to welcome the cooler days and warm colors of fall! Below is your list of autumn-centric tasks for your garden.
Resist any major pruning renovations on early-blooming shrubs like lilac, big-leaf hydrangea (H. macrophylla), and rhododendron. These species have already created next years’ flower buds! For a full-list, click here >>>
It’s not too late! Adding 2-3” of leaf/bark/wood mulch moderates soil temps during the colder months, protecting root systems.
Before cutting perennials to the ground, determine which masses you’ll keep for pollinators and other wildlife.
Plant spring-blooming bulbs like daffodils, tulips, and scilla now to ensure you’ll have sweeps of vibrant colors next spring!