Seasonal Gardens

Late Summer Garden Cleanup

Late Summer Garden Cleanup

Goodbye Summer, Hello Autumn It’s time to start thinking about the end of the season! Summer fades into fall at different rates around the country, so timing varies, but the principles are the same. Taking the time to do some maintenance and cleanup from season to...

Summer Harvest in the Vegetable Garden

Summer Harvest in the Vegetable Garden

Home-grown vegetables taste so much better than store-bought for a lot of reasons, and one important reason is harvest timing. Commercially grown produce is picked at the perfect time for shelf stability. Perfect taste and texture are secondary concerns to the produce...

Summer Weed Control

Summer Weed Control

Summer is a time of growth, where all sorts of plants flourish in the warmth of the summer sun - weeds included. Don’t neglect weed control in your garden. Protect your plants and get rid of the weeds so that they can enjoy valuable resources of sunlight, water, and...

Summer Garden Plant Growth

Summer Garden Plant Growth

Ah, summer! It’s the most exciting time of year for many gardeners, thanks to all of the vigorous growth you can see. It’s gratifying to see those tiny seedlings growing up, flowering and even beginning to fruit. Why Do Plants Grow So Well in Summer? Longer days mean...