You would think that summer is the ideal time for growing things, but that isn’t always the case. Summer landscaping isn’t as easy as you think it is, but it doesn’t have to be difficult. Just keep these tips in mind and you’ll keep your garden nice all summer long!
The Do’s and Don’ts of Summer Landscaping
DON’T: Plant cool-season vegetables
Veggies like carrots, peas, lettuce, and radishes prefer cooler temperatures.
Summer is not a good time to try and grow these.
DO: Plant hot-season vegetables
There are so many vegetables that grow really well in summer time. Do your
research and find them. Remember to make sure your garden has the correct
amount of lighting for the plants you’re putting there. Some prefer more than
DON’T: Water unless necessary
It’s summer. Watering will be necessary pretty often. That said, it isn’t always
necessary. Know your plants and your soil. If they prefer more moisture, water
away! If not, don’t water them just because.
DO: Use drought-tolerant plants
Summer can be extremely dry, sometimes for extended periods of time. If you don’t
have a ton of time to spend on your landscape care, plant things that will be okay if
they aren’t watered every day. There’s nothing wrong with being too busy, just
make sure you plan your summer landscape with your schedule in mind.
Preparing for Summer With Evergreen Gene’s
At Evergreen Gene’s we will help you help your garden to thrive. Visit our garden
center to pick up necessary items like topsoil and compost to help you save your
garden. If you have any gardening questions, make sure to ask one of our trained
employees. Our staff is knowledgeable of all products sold in the garden center to
better assist you.
Evergreen Gene’s offers professional landscape maintenance services throughout
Maryland. Our services include mowing, raking, sodding, fertilizing, mulching,
pruning, and so much more. With our help, your landscape will look its best year-
round. Click Here to learn more about the benefits of professional landscape
maintenance. Evergreen Gene’s landscaping services are also available for
commercial properties. Want to learn more about the benefits of Professional
Landscape Maintenance in Severna Park, Maryland? Visit Evergreen Gene’s at our
location on Crain Highway. Can’t make it out but still have a question? Not to worry;
call us at 410.766.6877 or click here today. To stay up to date with all that is
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Visit Evergreen Gene’s in Glen Burnie to help care for your vegetable garden today
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