Gardening by Month: December


If you think winter has no color to offer, think again. Plenty of evergreens, and otherwise, provide their prettiest display in winter. If you're thinking ahead to spring, read up on the best products for rose care. Those roses are coming. You ready?


December To-do's 

  • Feed birds with suet and seed
  • Feed hummingbirds with nectar
  • Plan pruning schedule for upcoming season
  • Maintain, clean and sharpen pruners, saws and loppers
  • Use cold frames or hot beds to grow vegetables and herbs
  • Plan for the next growing season


December Reading