Tips and Tricks
January Prune trees. Apply post emergent to lawn. Plant or transplant shrubs or trees. Prep flower beds with soil conditioner and mulch.
February Prune trees & roses. Fertilize winter flowers. Apply weed control to lawn. Cut back liriope and ornamental grasses.
March Reseed & fertilize Fescue. Fertilize spring flower beds. Mow warm weather grass lawns very low.
April Fretilize Bermuda & Zoysia. Treat for lawn pests. Lay warm weather grass sod. Plant perennials and annuals.
May Seet Zoysia, Bermuda, Centipede lawns. Fertilize Roses, Azaleas, Trees & Shrubs. Plant annuals and perennials, mulch flower beds.
June Closely monitor water needs of plants. Inspect yard plants for diseases and insects. Fertilize Bermuda. Plant Crape Myrtles, Hydrangeas, Canna and Elephant Ears. Apply post-emergent weed control.
July Closely monitor water needs of plants. Mulch azaleas and rhododendrons. Apply lime to fescue. Apply post emergent.
August Closely monitor water needs of plants. Fertilize roses. Prune deadheads from flowering plants. Plant fall blooming plants.
September Aerate, fertilize & overseed Fescue. Plant winter flowers such as pansies. Add pine straw cover to flower beds.
October Aerate, fertilize & overseed Fescue. Plant spring flowering bulbs. Divide Hostas, Cast Iron, Lillies, Iris. Plant winter flowers such as snapdragons, pansies.
November Plant Rye grass over warm weather lawns. Plant Camelias, plants, trees, shrubs. Fertilize winter flowers. Prep flower beds with soil conditioner and mulch.