Monthly Archives: November 2014

November Gardening Tips

  • rake and leavesContinue removing diseased leaves
  • Mulch or compost healthy leaves.
  • Continue planting hardy, spring-flowering bulbs.
  • Trees and shrubs can be planted until ground freezes.
  • After blooming, cut mums back to 6 inches above ground.
  • Dig hole now if you will be planting a “live” Christmas tree.
  • Mid-month, pot amaryllis for winter holiday bloom.
  • Clean out post; store non-frost proof containers in garage or basement.

Source: University of Maryland Home and Garden Information Center