September Gardening Tips

    Published: 06-16-2009
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    Horticulturist Mitch Baker shares some tips to prepare your garden for fall.

    Mitch Baker: Hi! Im Mitch Baker with American Plant. I want to share with you some gardening tips for September.

    First, well start with a complete lawn renovation. Now, its the perfect time to renovate your lawn.

    Next, well talk about planting cool season vegetables, so you can enjoy fresh produce through the fall season. Then well move into attracting birds to the garden, selecting the right seed and feeder.

    Finally, well talk about inspecting trees, shrubs, and perennials for summer damage and pruning, if necessary.

    Well talk about specific tools and materials needed as we go along. Before we get started, a little bit about American Plant! We are a retail garden center with several locations in the Washington D.

    C. Metro Area. Im a Maryland Certified Professional Horticulturist with over 34 years of experience in the garden center industry.

    Weve got a lot of work to do. So, let's get started getting your lawn and garden ready for September.