The very first step to beautifying a garden: maintaining it.
~ Spring Clean-up.
~ Scouting and shopping for plants and other materials.
~ Planting of annuals and new perennials.
~ Creating unique container gardens.
~ Dividing and transplanting existing plants.
~ Weeding, deadheading, and fertilizing through the growing season.
~ Non-toxic treatments of occasional pests.
~ Seasonal pruning of small trees and shrubs.
~ Fall cut back and clean-up.
~ Mulching to maintain soil health and moisture.