March is a bridge month in the garden. Some activities must be completed before month's end; others are just revving up. Here are some tips to make your March less madness!
Late March and early April are the ideal times to plant new perennials in your garden. Enrich the soil with compost and plant sun-loving plants in sun and shade-loving types under trees.
- Warm-season annual flowers from seed indoors or transplant outdoors
Warm-season vegetables (such as tomatoes, peppers, beans, sweet corn, cucumbers, squash, and melons)
Warm-season herbs (such as basil, cilantro, dill) from seed or transplant
Trees, shrubs, and roses
Fruit trees and shrubs