News from Shyrell the Garden Belle
September Garden Center Tips:
A late Indian Summer and above normal temperatures it is! "The Old Farmers Almanac" predicts "
Winter temperatures will be above normal" which means more time for planting.
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We get asked every day, can I still plant, and the answer is YES! Plants are developing more roots than foliage or flowers during this time of year, so it's a great time to plant. Plant with beneficial Mycorrhizae product to assure your roots and plants with protection of going through shock and providing stronger roots.
Bulbs are on their way, so start thinking about what you want your spring bulb sprouting to look like next year! We will have many varieties of daffodils, iris, alliums
and many more that are deer & elk resistant. We will also have others just in case you cannot pass on the tulips.
Pansies are back and full with fall color, & mums too!
Don't forget to put Kelp on all your plants to help strengthen their root system and release any tied-up nutrients. Kelps is nature's little magic nutrient.
Mulch, Mulch, Mulch, not only does mulch keep weeds out, but for the winter it holds moisture in for all your new planting.