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Getting Your Lawn Ready for Winter
Preparing Your Lawn for Winter
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topic: lawn maintenance
While the beautiful green lawn lasted all summer, it probably won’t make it through the winter, unless you live in a warm climate. For those who don’t, here’s how to make sure your yard is ready for winter.
Like squirrels storing nuts for the winter, your yard needs nutrients for the cold weather as well. Fertilize your lawn late in the summer, while the plants are still growing, and again just before the onset of winter. This dormant feeding works well for northern types of grass, like Kentucky bluegrass and ryegrass. Check with our local nursery to find out which fertilizer works best for your grass and climate. If the soil is already frozen, it’s too late to fertilize, so hold off until next year. Fertilizing now causes environmental pollution, since the runoff can be damaging.
For the best lawn maintenance, cut your grass through October, until you see no more growth for two weeks. And while raking up leaves throughout the season is exhausting, it does more than just give you exercise – it improves your lawn. Old leaves, along with uncut grass caught under the blanket of wintertime snow, attract snow mold and field mice, which means your lawn won’t be healthy come spring. Use a lawn service if you don’t want to do the lawn maintenance, and don’t forget to weed and clean out your law...
Philadelphia Flower Show 2018
Dates: 3/4/2018 – 3/11/2018
Pennsylvania Convention Center Philadelphia
1101 Arch Street
The Philadelphia Flower Show, internationally recognized as one of the nation's premiere events as well as the oldest and largest indoor show of its kind, is produced by the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society. PHS has more than 15,000 members throughout the country, offers hundreds of educational programs year-round, and is considered the nationâ�TMs leading authority on urban renewal through greening. PHS's acclaimed Philadelphia Green program restores neighborhood parks, creates community gardens, conducts large scale tree plantings, revitalizes vacant land, engages thousands of citizens in community development activities and maintains treasured public landscapes. Its greening efforts are modeled in many cities across the country.Not sure if you want to exhibit at or attend the Philadelphia Flower Show 2018? See the panels below to get the information you need to make an informed decision.All information in Events In America is deemed to be accurate at the time we add it,and we take steps to verify all details and update our records when new information is provided, but as people, events and circumstances change, we caution users to independently confirm all information. EventsInAmerica.com and Events In America LLC make no guarantee of accuracy and assume no liability for inaccurate information.