July Gardening To-Do List

It's been hot hot hot here in the North Carolina Piedmont with temperatures well in the 90s on most days. Protect yourself from the heat and get your gardening done in the morning hours or after dinner. Well, you'll want to do some of this month's gardening before dinner as your ingredients will probably include [...]

By |2018-07-06T16:29:03-04:00July 6th, 2018|Blogs & Articles, Gardening, Gardening To Do Lists, It's All Good In The Garden, Lawn and Garden|Comments Off on July Gardening To-Do List

June Gardening To Do List

Well, June is here and with it a hefty dose of tropical heat and moisture! Our lawn has enjoyed the mix of sunshine and rain and we have to mow quite frequently. Remember to avoid taking off more than 1/3 of the grass's height! Read on for what else is on June's gardening to-do list [...]

By |2018-06-01T16:22:26-04:00June 1st, 2018|Blogs & Articles, Gardening, Gardening Calendar, Gardening To Do Lists|Comments Off on June Gardening To Do List

May Gardening To Do List

Summer gardening season is here and with it tons of new, ever changing arrivals at our Garden Center! Come in for the freshest selection in town! I know it's sad but by now most pansies and violas look droopy and are way past their prime. Replace pansies and other early spring blooming annuals with new [...]

By |2018-05-30T17:08:54-04:00May 1st, 2018|Blogs & Articles, Gardening, Gardening Calendar, Gardening To Do Lists|Comments Off on May Gardening To Do List

April Gardening To Do List

Cleaning the yard will be easier now - before it'll get harder once everything has reached new dimensions! Now that new growth has come in you'll be able to identify dead plants and branches easily. See, sometimes wait and see is the best strategy for gardening! Deadhead spent spring blossoms such as daffodils and tulips. [...]

By |2018-04-04T14:35:53-04:00April 4th, 2018|Blogs & Articles, Gardening, Gardening Calendar, Gardening To Do Lists|Comments Off on April Gardening To Do List

Gardening To-Do List for March

It's almost spring, y'all! Our urban gardens here in Charlotte have woken up! Daffodils, tulips and the first trees are blooming. Time to get your gardening gloves out and say hello to your yard! While your spring garden is in bloom, be sure to snap some photos! They will help you this fall when it's [...]

By |2018-02-22T15:47:47-04:00March 1st, 2018|Blogs & Articles, Gardening, Gardening To Do Lists|Comments Off on Gardening To-Do List for March

Gardening To-Do List for February

Our Charlotte, NC gardens awaken this month! Daffodils and crocuses are peeking through the cold soil and more and more mild days are putting a swing in our steps. While things are still slow in the yard, don't neglect your house plants! Transplant plants that have outgrown their current containers into beautiful new pots from [...]

By |2018-01-24T17:52:11-04:00February 1st, 2018|Blogs & Articles, Gardening, Gardening Calendar, Gardening To Do Lists|Comments Off on Gardening To-Do List for February

Gardening To-Do List for January

With temperatures near freezing in Charlotte you can use this month to rest and get ready for the gardening season. Plants are dormant and won't require much attention. There isn't all that much to do in the yard this month so enjoy this short gardening to do list for January. Tree Banding If you haven't [...]

By |2018-01-03T16:28:18-04:00January 3rd, 2018|Blogs & Articles, Gardening, Gardening To Do Lists|Comments Off on Gardening To-Do List for January

Gardening To-Do List for December

You've made it through the brunt of the year and there isn't much left to do in your Carolina yards this time of year. All the better to have more time to focus on the holidays. Perhaps your outdoor to-do list includes putting up Christmas decoration to spread the holiday cheer. Come to Blackhawk Hardware [...]

By |2017-12-05T22:59:08-04:00December 5th, 2017|Blogs & Articles, Gardening, Gardening Calendar, Gardening To Do Lists, It's All Good In The Garden, Lawn and Garden, Winterizing Outdoors|Comments Off on Gardening To-Do List for December

Gardening To-Do List for November

Looking out of the window I see that most trees in Charlotte still have loads of leaves on them. You know what that means for your November gardening to-do list... raking leaves! But what else is there to do in the yard this month? Cleaning In addition to clearing leaves, use this month to cut [...]

By |2017-10-31T12:13:10-04:00November 1st, 2017|Blogs & Articles, Gardening, Gardening Calendar, Gardening To Do Lists, It's All Good In The Garden|Comments Off on Gardening To-Do List for November

Gardening To-Do List for October

Happy fall y'all! Both calendar and weather are in tune and the Queen City is starting to see leaves changing here and there and some are beginning to fall. You know what that means, more items on your gardening to do list. Here is your October gardening to do list for Charlotte, North Carolina. Plan [...]

By |2017-10-03T11:59:45-04:00October 3rd, 2017|Blogs & Articles, Gardening, Gardening To Do Lists, It's All Good In The Garden, Lawn and Garden|Comments Off on Gardening To-Do List for October
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