Spring is such an exciting time; it's an excuse to start fresh. Why not make good use of this time and start to expertly prepare your garden for spring?
Here are a few tips for getting the best jump start on spring gardening.
1. Clear your garden of dead leaves and weeds
Flowers and other plants prefer a tidy place to grow in, so make sure you have a tidy plot of soil for them. If you have perennial plants, cut back the dead growth. Dig up around 2.5 to 3 inches of organic matter (i.e. compost, etc.) and dispose.
2. Plan ahead for summer-flowering plants
To make sure you get beautiful, blooming plants and a colorful display in the summertime, start planting them in early spring.
3. Scrub down your greenhouse or Urban Cultivator
If you grow your...