18 September Lawn & Gardening Tips
- Fall is for planting and now is a great time to plant container grown shade trees, shrubs, and ground covers. New inventory is arriving weekly.
- Fall is also the time for protecting your existing trees and shrubs with Bayer Tree & Shrub Protect & Feed.
- Overseed shady lawns with TLC Premium Sun & Shade Mixture or Crossfire Tall Fescue Seed and apply Fertilome New Lawn Starter.
- Apply EC Grow Weed Preventer plus Fertilizer for spring weed control in Bermuda or fescue lawns. Do not apply EC Grow if you are seeding any grass this fall.
- Clean up roses and fertilize for fall blooms with Bayer All-In-One Rose Care.
- Plant Mums and Asters for fall blooms.
- Fertilize established shady lawn grass with TLC Premium Lawn Food in mid-late September.
- Plant a fall vegetable garden. Garden seed along with tomato and pepper plants are available at TLC.
- Plant Ornamental Cabbage and Kale for fall color.
- Plant Pansies in mid-late September for fall and winter color, use TLC Pansy Food.
- Buy fall bulbs-tulips, daffodils, etc., but don’t plant until November.
- Plant perennials now to allow establishment before winter.
- Fertilize flower beds and containers with Osmocote Plant Food.
- Fertilize established trees and shrubs with TLC Tree, Shrub, and Landscape Food.
- Till flower and vegetable beds with Back To Earth Soil Conditioner.
- Sow wild flower seeds.
- Treat for lawn grubs with Bayer Complete Insect Killer.
- Tree wrap young, thin barked trees for winter protection.
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