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We have lots of tips we would like to share with you as you prepare your gardens this season. Remember, there is always something to be done for your gardens, no matter what the season. Our experienced staff is here to help you plan your gardens, select your plants, prepare your soil, assist you in the planting, and maintain your beds. Check out our calendar for a list of our scheduled workshops. One of our most popular workshops is “Attracting Butterflies to Your Garden.” All workshops are free of charge and on a first-come, first-served basis! They fill up quickly, so be sure to reserve your spot early.

Seasonal Gardening Checklist

 Basic Gardening Tips

  1. Select plants according to your climate.
  2. In planning your garden, consider the composition, texture, structure, depth, and drainage of your soil.
  3. Use compost to improve the structure of your soil.
  4. Choose plant foods based on your garden objectives.
  5. Generally, plants should receive one inch of water per week.
  6. Use mulch to conserve moisture, keep plants cool, and cut down on weeding.

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