September is Prime for Lawn Care

September is Prime for Lawn Care

Sept. 18, 2019Plant Grass. September is the very best month to plant cool-season grasses. Whether you are seeding a new lawn or overseeding bare spots in your existing lawn, seeding in September is optimal. Generally a blend of fescue a bluegrass is used.Fertilize...
Plant Now to Enjoy Fall & Winter Crops

Plant Now to Enjoy Fall & Winter Crops

Sept. 11, 2019Despite summertime temperatures, it is time to plant your fall garden. Here is a quick to-do list:Harvest existing crops and decide which crops you want to leave in the ground (peppers and tomatoes will grow until just before frost).Clear out crop...
Orange Aphids on Milkweed

Orange Aphids on Milkweed

Sept. 4, 2019Orange aphids on your milkweed? Milkweed attracts a collection of bugs including the orange variety of aphids called Oleander or Milkweed Aphids. Milkweed is commonly attacked by these insects. Don’t panic! Please refrain from spraying the aphids with an...