March Gardening Calendar

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Wondering 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 March.

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March Gardening Calendar

Approximate Dates & Gardening Activities:

March 4 - Aphid time!  Stock up on Bonide Neem Oil and/or Live Ladybugs

March 5 - Prep your veggie beds to make sure you are ready for planting by amending and fertilizing your soil.   We recommend organic compost, earthworm castings, E.B. Stone Sure Start or Tomato and Vegetable food.  If you aren’t sure what your soil needs, we have soil test kits available

March 9 - Use Bonide’s Captain Jack’s Deadbug Brew to control Codling moth population

March 12 - It’s a great time to fertilize your citrus and fruit trees

March 13 - Daylight Savings Time - Spring Forward

March 17 - Happy St. Patrick’s Day

March 18 - Spring lawn fertilizing

March 19 - Prune trees and shrubs cutting out any winter damage

March 23 - Apply weed controls to your garden – 3 great controls: Concern Corn Gluten Weed Preventer, Miracle Gro Weed Preventer and Bonide Maize Weed Preventer

March 25 - Now is the time to harden off your seedlings

March 26 - Just a teaser - Tomatoes arriving soon!

March 30 - Plant your sweet peas

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