DO NOT volcano mulch like this, skirt of the plant should be visible.

DO NOT volcano mulch like this, skirt of the plant should be visible.

In March, look for blooming crocus, pansies and witch hazel.
Image by Sandy Repp

In March, look for blooming crocus, pansies and witch hazel.

Keeping blades sharpen is better for your lawn.

Keeping blades sharpen is better for your lawn.

April is a good time to plant strawberries and mulch them.
Image by Matt LeRoux, CCE-Tompkins

April is a good time to plant strawberries and mulch them.

Gardening Month by Month

These month-by-month lists compiled by our Horticulture Program staff can help you stay on top of gardening tasks throughout the year!

Lawn

March Gardening Tips

Visit our Month to Month Gardening Tips page for helpful information to keep your garden looking great.

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Basil lettuce seedlings

April Gardening Tips

Visit our Month to Month Gardening Tips page for helpful information to keep your garden looking great.

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Pink tuberous begonia

May Gardening Tips

Visit our Month to Month Gardening Tips page for helpful information to keep your garden looking great.

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June Gardening Tips

Visit our Month to Month Gardening Tips page for helpful information to keep your garden looking great.

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July Gardening Tips

Visit our Month to Month Gardening Tips page for helpful information to keep your garden looking great.

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Beginning veg photo from mary

August Gardening Tips

Visit our Month to Month Gardening Tips page for helpful information to keep your garden looking great.

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Contact

Jennifer Cappello-Ruggiero
Horticulture Community Educator
jrc439@cornell.edu
516-565-5265 Ext. 14

Last updated May 24, 2016