Things To Do In May

    • Time to start mowing your lawns weekly.

 

    • Mulch garden beds.

 

    • Fertilize vegetable gardens ,shrubs and trees,lawns and perennials and roses.

 

    • Allow tulip leaves to yellow before cutting back.

 

    • After last threat of frost, begin planting vegetable and flower seedlings. Wait until late may to plant basil, cucumbers and squash.

 

    • Plant sunflower seeds now through June for staggered flowers through fall.

 

    • Spray dandelions in lawn with weedbgone.

 

    • Prune azaleas and rhododendrons after they bloom.

 

    • Begin planting containers with annuals and tropicals such as palm trees and mandevilla.

 

    • Begin planting a perennial garden.look for early, mid and late bloomers for constant color.

 

    • Ask our staff what plants will do best in your location. Bring us your pictures, we can help you design a beautiful garden.