Garden Tips For August 2020:
1). Apply water directly to the root area of trees and shrubs, not the leaves.
2). Chinch bug infested lawns can look drought stressed but will not respond when watered.
3). The best time to control Japanese knotweed is when it is in flower.
4). Harvest and use split tomatoes immediately.
5). Re-pot houseplants if needed several weeks before bringing them inside.
6). Keep harvested tomatoes at room temperature, not in the fridge.
7). Fall is the best time to control broad leaf lawn weeds.