Monthly Gardening Checklist

April Garden Checklist

Garden To-Do List

Garden debris removal

Amend soil with compost

Some planting can begin

Supporting pollinators

Annual and Perennial Care

Plant cool-season annuals

Plant perennials

Divide perennials

Tend to spring-flowering bulbs   
Tend to roses

Support peonies

Jumping worms

Tree and Shrub Care

Plant trees and shrubs

Fertilize fruit trees 
and brambles

Spray fruit trees as needed

Fruit, Vegetable, and 
Herb Care

Sow seeds outdoors

Plant cool-season crops

Prune grapevines

Lawn Care

Prep your lawn

Indoor Plant Care

Keep sowing seeds indoors


Start a compost pile