November To Do List

  • Landscape To Do ListContinue to cut grass until it has stopped growing (air temps consistently below 50 degrees F)
  • Apply winter screening (burlap, wire cages, etc.) to protect plants from cold and pest damage
  • Cut back perennial garden after several killing frosts; leave up plants with winter interest or wildlife value
  • Clean up any remaining leaves in the landscape; try to incorporate back into planting beds or mulch into lawn if possible
  • Take a soil sample from problem areas of the yard and send for analysis of pH and nutrient levels
  • Make sure hoses are drained and put away for the season
  • Clean, sharpen, and oil hand tools to keep lubricated and prevent rust
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