Gardening

Gardening Tips for Winter Season

Water the plants:
Water the plants:

As long as the ground soaks water, one should water their evergreen plants. Watering the plants during winter helps to reduce the strain on the evergreen plants.

Brush off the ice and snow:
Brush off the ice and snow:

Winter along with cool weather also brings with it the threat of damage. When ice or snow gathers on the plants, gently brush them off. Do not try to remove the gathered snow on the plants by rigorously shaking the branches causing them to break.

Plant protection:
Plant protection:

It is very important to protect the evergreen plants from the harsh storm and snow. One can protect their plants from the rough storm by tying up the branches and providing stability. Using frost cloth or covers over the tender plants can provide good protection from the snow. 

Time to trim:
Time to trim:

Winter is the perfect season to trim down any broken, dead or infected branches. Remove the hanging branches.

Color the garden:
Color the garden:

Remove the dullness of winter by planting some colorful evergreen plants in the garden. Plant some colorful plants like primroses, pansies and shrubs like daphne and sarcococca.

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