Scalping Your Lawn

Scalping is the removal of the dead over-wintered grass that has insulated your turf this winter. After the threat of a severe freeze, generally after about March 15th , scalp your lawn. Mow it as low as possible without striking the soil with the mower blade. Bag or rake up this dead material and dispose…

Tips for Pruning

REASONS TO PRUNE PLANTS: • To limit the size a of a plant • To remove diseased, insect infested, storm damaged or dead wood • To increase the vigor of declining plants • To develop a specific plant form WHEN TO PRUNE: Most plants can be pruned safely at almost any time of the year….