May Gardening Calendar

May Gardening Calendar text with a snapshot of the PDF you can downloadWondering 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 May.

May Gardening Calendar

Approximate Dates & Gardening Activities:

  • May 1 - Want to grow a rich summer Bermuda grass lawn? De-thatch your grass and fertilize it with Green Maker. Or, if you're looking to reduce/replace your lawn, we've got some great groundcover recommendations that grow well in the Valley.
  • May 4 - Star Jasmine is blooming now! This hardy vine will climb your trellis and more—all on its own!
  • May 6 - It's almost Mother's Day! We've got hanging baskets, cache pots, and more gift ideas for Mom...
  • May 11 - Summer flowers are here! Vinca, potato vine, pentas and more are in-store now...
  • May 15 - Adjust irrigation systems in preparation for summer watering needs.
  • May 18 - It's time to mulch! Save water and help keep your plants' roots cool.
  • May 22 - Is summer hard on your new plants? Use our Root & Grow or Plant Starter to help them grow a solid foundation. Plus, download our New Plant Watering Guide to ensure your new plants receive enough water to establish a strong root system.
  • May 25 - Have Pests? Watch for worms and beetles. We have natural insecticides available.

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