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GARDEN CARE / MAINTENANCE PROGRAM
(The following generally applies to the South-Eastern U.S.)
February/March

A. Use a slow release tree and shrub fertilizer.
B. Apply Weed & Grass Preventer for existing beds and a weed retarder such as 'eptam'for new beds.
C. Use Ironite or Aluminum Sulphate to correct yellowing (an iron deficiency).
D. Top mulch all beds once a year.
E. Use a Weed & Feed on your lawn.
F. Apply a general insect control such as Di-Syston.
G. Liquid fertilize with "Root & Blooming", "Superbloom", or use Blood Meal on flowering annuals.

March/April
H. Apply Azalea, Camellia and Gardenia food.

May
I. Apply a lawn food plus iron to green up lawns. Repeat Steps A, B, F, G, & H.

August/September
Repeat Steps A, B, C, F, G, & H.
November
J. Apply "Winterizer" to your lawn.
Repeat Steps B & F.

WATERING RECOMMENDATIONS

April - October
Water deeply every day for two hours. Adjust for rainfall.
November - March
Water deeply three times per week. Adjust for rainfall.

DIAGNOSING PLANT PROBLEMS
TOO MUCH WATER
Wilting foliage Rooting roots Older leaves begin to drop
TOO LITTLE WATER
Wilting foliage Younger leaves drop first
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