We’re coming down to the
wire. The time is nigh upon us. They who hesitate are lost. A stitch in time
saves nine. Things are more like they are now than they ever have been. Okay,
that last one doesn’t apply. The point is: Do not delay if you are thinking of
trimming most plants. It may be that you are seeing signs of new growth since
we have had rain. If you are debating about whether to trim or not, chances are,
this is your last best opportunity.
The reason this is such a good time for many plants is that they will have time to flush new growth. That growth will have ample time to properly ‘harden-off’ before the freezes of November. It may seem that November is too far away to worry. It might be true in other areas, but where your plants are concerned, the time is perfect. It is also a great time to fertilize. Fertilizer helps give those plants nutrition to push the new growth out and restore the vitality that might have been lost during the drought/heat wave. I strongly recommend using organic fertilizer, such as Espoma® HollyTone.
I want to take this opportunity to ask your support of the Tennessee Breast Cancer Coalition. The TBCC was founded in 1995 to increase awareness of breast cancer issues for men and women in
We are extending our “Pick 4 items and get 40% off sale” one week!
We have iced beverages, free while you shop!