June Gardening To Do List

June To Do List

-Plant summer, heat-loving annuals.

-Plant tropical shrubs & vines.

-Deadhead roses to ensure repeat blooms

-Feed blooming shrubs and flowering plants with a water-soluble fertilizer.

-Mulch, mulch, mulch.

-Adequately water the garden with a weekly deep, thorough soaking instead of a daily light sprinkling.

-Water between 6am-10am to avoid evaporation.

-Water lawn in the morning to prevent disease from watering before dark.

-Keep birdbaths clean and full of water.

-June is peach month! Continue a recommended spray schedule to help keep the tree healthy all year.

-Check gardenias for whitefly. It’s a black, sooty mold that normally indicates an insect infestation. We can help!