Fall Garden Ideas – Checklist For Fall Gardening

As Rudyard Kipling once said, “Gardens aren’t made by sitting in the shade.” Many gardeners see autumn as a time to start putting their gardens to rest. However, autumn is the perfect time to evaluate, design and improve your gardens. Consider your landscape. Autumn is also an excellent time to perform land and tool maintenance. Perform a soil test; sharpen your garden tools; clean the mower for storage; improve soil and garden mulch for the coming season. Those little efforts will now help your garden thrive in the spring.

More things to do in the fall?

– Stop fertilizing and water the plants less when temperatures start to drop.

– In general, cutting or not cutting some plants appears to be a matter of region and preference. Ask a local gardening