April Gardening Calendar

April Gardening CalendarWondering What You Should Be Doing In Your Garden?

Below is a calendar of key things you can be doing in your garden during the month of April.

April Gardening Calendar

Approximate Dates & Gardening Activities:

  • April 1 - Remove any cold-weather flowers that have faded with the heat. Summer annuals are available now!
  • April 4 - Plant your shade trees now, so they can begin to get established before it gets too hot!
  • April 8 - It's aphid season. Spray your roses and flowering plants with Bonide Captain Jack's Tomato & Vegetable 3-in-1 RTU spray.
  • April 11 - It's time to plant veggies and herbs that like it hot, such as squashes, watermelons and more!
  • April 15 - Cacti are blooming! We have a variety of beautiful, low-water desert plants to choose from...
  • April 18 - Check your watering system for clogged drippers and torn lines so that your system is watering as desired.
  • April 20 - Add iron and nitrogen to soil to stave off the yellowing of plants.
  • April 22 - Transition to your summer lawn with Bermuda Grass Seed.
  • April 25 - Apply Pre-Emergent weed controls to prevent summer weeds!

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