Garden Tips

 

Garden Tips For September 2021:

1).  Be alert to yellowjacket nests when working in the yard.

 

2).  Houseplants should be pest and disease free before returning indoors.

 

3).  Spruce spider mites can be active in September if temperatures are favorable.

 

4).  Winter rye grass seed is an excellent winter cover crop for your garden.

 

5).  Reducing soil cultivation in the garden will increase earthworm numbers.

 

6).  Peppers and onions can be frozen without blanching.

 

7).  The larger the spring bulbs when planting the larger the flowers will be next spring.