Garden Chores for April 2021

Bulbs are blooming early this year! There’s a comprehensive list of garden chores for April that MSHS published a year ago, recommending things like: starting seeds indoors applying pre-emergent herbicide to the lawn, if desired dividing perennials and putting out a pansy bowl for front-yard color. In this post, I want to focus on three…

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April Garden Chores: A Careful Dance

April garden chores are updated for 2022 “Oh, the lovely fickleness of an April day,” wrote the naturalist William H. Gibson a long time ago. And, April certainly is fickle. In past years, we’ve been warm on April Fool’s Day, but this past week has seen rain, sleet, freezing rain, snow and anything in between…

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