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Flowerland January Gardening Tips

Prune while dormant, avoid over-watering indoor plants… Good time of the year to prune deciduous plant material and trees when they are dormant. Dress warm and make sure to use

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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

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Flowerland April Gardening Tips

Vole and mole turf damage, snow mold, crabgrass pre-emergents, start landscaping… This is a big month for turf issues! Aside from obvious vole and mole damage, April is a month

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Flowerland October Gardening Tips

Weed control, grass seeding, rust, powdery mildew and red thread… Fall is the perfect time for weed control. Use spray weed controls on lawns especially for tough perennial weeds like

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