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Preparing Your Gardens For Spring Rice’s Nursery 1651 55 th Street NE North Canton, OH 330-499-9622 Visit us online at: www.ricesnursery.com Prepare Your Beds Use 3 pronged hoe or garden weasel to cultivate last years mulch

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Preparing Your Gardens For Spring

Rice’s Nursery

1651 55th Street NE

North Canton, OH

330-499-9622

Visit us online at:

www.ricesnursery.com


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Prepare Your Beds

  • Use 3 pronged hoe or garden weasel to cultivate last years mulch

  • Add a 1-2” layer of planting mix and mix into soil to about 6”

  • Edge Beds before mulch

  • When adding mulch, only add a layer of 2-3” maximum


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Fertilizing

Existing or New Plantings

  • Trees & Shrubs

  • Perennials

  • Annuals

  • Roses

Fertilize in Spring and Fall

or more for EVERBLOOMING

Perennials & Shrubs


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Fertilizing


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Weed Control

Pre-emergent vs. Contact

  • Landscape Beds – Existing or New Weeds

  • Gardens – Starting seeds

  • Ground Cover - Grass


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Weed Control

Don’t disturb the soil after application!


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Proper Tree Planting Procedures

  • Materials Needs

  • Growers Secret

  • Tree Stakes

  • Agriform Tabs

  • Bio-Tone Starter

  • Mulch

  • Tree Wrap

  • Chain Lock


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Proper Shrub Planting Procedures

  • Materials Needs

  • Planting Mix

  • Holly-Tone or Plant-Tone

  • Root-n-Grow

  • Mulch

  • Rootblast


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The “Spring Chores” Quiz


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The “Spring Chores” Quiz

1.What tool does Steve use to cultivate his beds:

A. The Garden Weevil

B. The Garden Beagle

C. The Garden Weasel


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The “Spring Chores” Quiz

2.How deep should your mulch be:

A. 10-12”

B. 5-6”

C. 2-3”


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The “Spring Chores” Quiz

3.How often do you need to apply Holly-Tone and Plant-Tone:

A. Every Leap Year

B. On Steve’s Birthday

C. Spring & Fall


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The “Spring Chores” Quiz

4.What does Easy Weeder do for your garden:

A. Produce leprechauns that pull weeds for you

B. Set fire to thistles

C. Prevents Seeds from Germinating


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The “Spring Chores” Quiz

5.What soil amendment do we use for EVERY planting we do:

A. Lucky Charms

B. Macaroni and Cheese

C. Growers Secret


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