Monthly Gardening Checklist

August Garden Checklist

Garden To-Do List

Water judiciously

Mulch matters

Scout for next season

Tree and Shrub Care

Look for insect damage

Water young trees  
and shrubs

Look for signs of scorch

Avoid pruning

Annual and Perennial Care

To deadhead or not

Lily TLC

Boost the fall garden

Divide peonies

Fertilize roses

Outdoor Container Care

Monitor water levels 

Deadhead petunias

Fertilize plants

Fruit, Vegetable, and Herb Care

Harvest vegetables regularly

Lettuce refresh

Plant for fall

Disease or insect problems

Tend to herbs

Lawn Care

Mow high

Dealing with drought

Bypass fertilizer

Avoid herbicides


Dry flowers