Calloway’s Nursery – Monthly Lawn & Garden Checklist

CALLOWAY’S  NURSERY®
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Monthly Lawn & Garden Checklist

January

  • Service lawn mower Prune Trees and Roses Prepare garden soils
  • Spray All Seasons Oil Spray for scale
  • Buy and plant Fruit Trees
  • Use Calloway’s Tree & Shrub Planting Mix

February

  • Apply weed preemergent as recommended
  • Use Bonide Crabgrass Preventer with Dimension for grassy and broadleaf weeds or Bonide Weed Beater Complete Granules for
  • pre & post control!
  • Purchase Caladium Bulbs
  • Plant or transplant Trees and Shrubs
  • Spray dandelions (another broadleaf weed) with Bonide Weed Beater Southern

March

  • For new lawns apply Calloways Premium Lawn Food 21-5-10
  • For mature lawns apply Calloway’s Premium Phosphorus Free Lawn Food 21-0-0
  • Apply Turf Soil Builder; it revives the soil!
  • Spray visible Winter weeds with
  • Bonide Weed Beater Southern
  • Plant Spring flowers using Calloway’s Flower Bed Mix
  • Purchase Caladium Bulbs
  • Amend vegetable beds with Calloway’s Organic Compost

April

  • Plant Spring Bulbs
  • Plant Caladium Bulbs after the 15th
  • Feed Trees and Shrubs with Calloway’s Professional 16-8-8 Tree & Shrub Food
  • Watch for fungus and brown patch; apply
  • Bonide Infuse Systemic Fungicide as needed
  • Prune Shrubs
  • Apply Bonide Weed Beater Southern to stop broadleaf weeds
  • Plant Spring annuals and perennials then fertilize with
  • Calloways 14-14-14 or Calloway’s Amazing Gardens

May

  • Apply 2nd application of preemergents for crabgrass and grass burrs
  • Apply Calloway’s Premium Lawn Food
  •  Apply Turf Soil Builder; it revives the soil!
  • Apply Image for nutsedge
  • Spray established weeds with Bonide Weed Beater Southern

June

  • Watch for scale on Crapemyrtles
  • Treat web worms on Trees and Shrubs with
  • Summit Caterpillar & Worm Killer
  • Apply Fungicide to stop lawn fungus
  • Treat insect problems on lawns or ornamentals with Bonide Insect & Grub Control
  • Control fire ants with Amdro or
  • Orthene Fire Ant Killer
  • Watch for June bugs (adult grub worms) see below
  • Apply Natural CedarCide to deter mosquitoes

July

  • At mid-month treat for grubs with Bayer Season Long Grub Killer or Bonide Insect & Grub Control, available in spray or granules
  • Feed Trees and Shrubs with Calloway’s Professional 16-8-8 Tree & Shrub Food
  • Water pots and hanging baskets daily
  • Water lawns, 1” per week, best done in early mornings

August

  • Treat insect problems
  • Water pots and hanging baskets daily
  • Water lawns, 1” per week, best done in early mornings

September

  • Use Bonide Crabgrass Preventer with Dimension for grassy and broadleaf weeds or Bonide Weed Beater Complete Granules for pre & post control! Fertilize lawns with Calloway’s Premium Lawn Food Apply Turf Soil Builder; it revives the soil!
  •   Plant Fall Flowers
  •   Watch for fungus in lawns and, if necessary, treat with   Bonide Infuse Spray or Granules

October

  • Purchase Spring Bulbs. Tulips and Hyacinths must spend 45 days in refrigeration
  • Winterize lawns with Calloway’s Premium Lawn Food
  • Plant Pansies and fertilize with Calloway’s Professional Pansy Food

November

  • Time to Plant Wildflower Seeds

December

  • Plant bulbs 1st of month, using Jobe’s Bone Meal
  • to provide nutrients
  • Prune Trees

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