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Your Garden


Things you could or should be doing in your garden ... 


December

  • Prune hollies for indoor holiday decorations; deciduous winterberry hollies are exceptional for this.
  • Water house plants with room temperature water
  • Keep live Christmas trees outside as long as possible; only keep in the house for one week. Spray tree with anti-transpirant prior to bringing inside
January
  • Sharpen and oil tools and pruners
  • Keep bird feeders full; be sure to provide water
  • Recycle your cut Christmas tree at the Leaf Mulch Pile
  • Begin planning your seed orders
  • Review your landscape to consider where you need to improve the ‘bones’ or evergreen structure of your garden