Tips of the Week
Plant melons, winter squash, okra
For color, plant lantana, celosia, moss rose or portulacas, zinnias, sunflowers.
For vines, plant morning glory and coral hyancinth bean (which blooms lavender in late summer, early fall).
Be sure to provide deep watering for your new woody ornamentals and add mulch if you've dug up new areas.
Fertilize containers and flowering annuals, and keep them pinched back for top performance.
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Question of the Week
What can I plant now to liven up the summer garden?