Plant Paperwhite Narcissus or force them for Christmas Color and Decor
Force or set out Amaryllis bulbs – They make a great Thanksgiving Gift for the host of your dinner!
Fertilize your winter lawn to keep it green with the upcoming cooler weather
Get out your frost cloth, you never know when you might need it from here on out
continue to plant cool season veggies and or seeds: onion sets, garlic, carrots,beets,radishes,spinach, chard, lettuce, kale…..
Fertilize your existing vegetable garden to keep growht at a regular pace
Be sure you’re adjusting your watering schedules to accomodate for much cooler weather than just a week or so ago!
Plant winter annuals and perennials for curb appeal and pots for first impressions for your holiday visitors and entertaining: Alyssum, lobelia,petunias,pansies,snaps,stock,geraniums,bacopa,trailing african daisy,and many more!!
This may be the best time of the year to establish trees and shrubs-Don’t just stand there, Plant Something!!
Apply pre emergent herbicides to prevent winter weeds that will come after rains this January-March!
Fertilize your roses one more time before winter, they might just be the prettiest they’ll be all year in November and December
Be sure to fertilize your cool season flowers and pots to keep them at their best!
Things To Watch For:
Bird damage on ripening citrus fruit-use netting or scarecrow devices
Fruit splitting on citrus as they “size up” . Water more next summer!
Caterpillars continue to be a problem on vegetables,citrus,geraniums,tecomas,bougainvilleas……
Weeds as we get a rain or two like last weekend followed by 80 degree weather
December 1st-Christmas Open House at Harper’s Scottsdale location!!!
The Harper Family and team members wish you and your family a very happy Thanksgiving!!! We are blessed and thankful to have you as friends-we are blessed!!
The Harper Boys
HARPER’S NURSERY & LANDSCAPE CO.
Listen to the 1st hour of the Rosie On The House Show-The Garden hour with the Harper Boys at 8am on Saturday mornings! 92.3 fm KTAR! Bring in this coupon for 20% OFF any one item if you mention you heard the show!!