A seasonal guide to ground maintenance and care

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A seasonal guide to ground maintenance and care

  1. 1.  Apply pine straw and mulching monthly Cut back lower tree branches Prune shrubs and trees after leaves have fallen Avoid creating paths in snow over grass Remove thick patches of ice buildup from lawn Mow grass shorter than usual before first snow
  2. 2.  Apply final mulch and scalp turf in march Remove die-back in lower limbs of small trees Spray lawn with pre-emergent herbicide Dethatch lawn with ranking or mower attachment Begin regular mowing, trimming, edging, & irrigation in April Prune new growth in shrubs Plant and fertilize annual flowers in mid to late spring Spot spray broadleaf weeds before seeding begins Fertilize lawn in late May
  3. 3.  Mow, trim, and edge lawn weekly Water lawn thoroughly Frequency based on temperature and dryness Water at rate of 1 inch per hour Soak soil 4-6 inches deep Prune spring perennials after blooming Check for insect infestations Plant and fertilize garden
  4. 4.  Fertilize lawn in early fall and late fall Aerate lawn Gather and remove leaves regularly Prune and shape shrubs and trees in early fall Plant and fertilize fall annual flowers, spring bulbs, and fall vegetables Turn off and winterize irrigation system in November Cover garden with cover crop or burlap in late fall
  5. 5.  Remove tree suckers Fertilize, weed, and deadhead perennial flowers Ensure lawn receives minimum of 1 inch of water every 2-3 weeks Trim and prune plants and shrubs Gather and remove leaves and debris from lawn Remove vines from shrubbery
  6. 6. Improve Appearance And Curb Appeal Reduce Save Water MaintenanceAnd Cut Costs And Landscaping Reasons To Update Landscaping
  7. 7. Fall is the best season for transplanting trees and shrubs Check HOA guidelines before Hire a Professional for beginning a project. optimal results Test soil for nutrients Redesign starts with hardscaping Popular Hardscap Features : Paved Walkways Walls and fences Patios Hardscaping Lawn ornaments andFoundation and anchor for landscaping fountainsReduces lawn maintenance RocksAdds aesthetic appeal and fuctionality

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