August To Do List:

August is a really hot month here in the South.  Gardens become very untidy because there are much better things to do inside!  Try to keep up on the weeds at least….and the tomatoes!!!  This is the month for maintenance and if you can keep that up, you’ll...

Plant Tulips and Hyacinths

Bulbs that have been in cold storage including tulips and hyacinths can be planted outdoors now to give them time to root and send up blooms prior to the arrival of warmer temperatures. If you wait too long to plant the bloom season is shorter due to the warmer late...

Tip: Purchase Seeds and Seed Starting Supplies

It will soon be time to start transplants of our warm season vegetables and flowers. Now is a good time to purchase seeds and seed starting supplies such as growing media, seeding flats, and heating mats. Special trays with clear plastic covers provide a moist seed...