Flowerland March Gardening Tips

Get started with seeds, apply horticultural oil and lime sulphur… A great month for seed starting! Use a good quality lightweight seed starting soil for your plants. Grow lights are a great supplement to natural light…Read More

Flowerland May Gardening Tips

Prune woody flowering plants, till and amend soil, watch out for weeds… Many woody plants are in bloom this month or bloomed during April. The best time to prune woody flowering plants like Forsythia or Lilacs…Read More

Flowerland June Gardening Tips

Feed those vegetables, start hardscaping, container planting… June is one of the busiest and best of the gardening months in Michigan. No more fear of frost, the vegetable garden is growing and perennials steal the show…Read More

Flowerland July Gardening Tips

Watering do’s and don’ts, hot weather fertilizing, controlling grubs and bugs… Water becomes a big issue in July. Hot dry weather can do a number on your prized plants. Grand Rapids, MI, heat always kicks in…Read More

Flowerland August Gardening Tips

Cut back tired annuals, establish next year’s lawn, late Summer color… Cut back tired annuals and feed them with a water-soluble fertilizer to rejuvenate them! Petunias and other annuals can get “leggy” and worn by August.…Read More