August Gardening Tips

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CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal)  Maintaining your garden properly can help your plants thrive!  Master Gardener, the Green Thumb Guru Ed Sourdiffe showed us some tips for gardening in August.

August Essentials
1) Watering the garden and lawn each should get one inch of water per week. Use a container to measure the output of your sprinklers.
2) For more flowers and vegetables. Pick off the old ones to produce more, don’t let them sit on the plant.
3) Plant leafy greens for a great fall crop season extender.

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