We have almost passed the winter season. This is the holiday season for all of us where we gather with our families. But we also crave sunlight and warm weather. And so does your garden.
Winter season is not so good for your landscaping Barrie Ontario. And if you don’t prepare your garden soil for spring, you won’t get good results during summer too.
So, here are a few tips from professional landscapers on preparing your garden soil for spring.
Care for your gardening tools
Gardening is incomplete without the right tools. Hence, you must make sure your gardening tools are ready to be used. If you don’t have some gardening tools, make sure to shop for them right away. Gardening tools are also prone to corrosion. The best way to prevent them from rusting is to oil them.
When you have the right gardening tools ready, working on the soil for spring gardening will be easier.
Gardening supplies must be restocked
Are you short on fertilizer? Or still don’t have the seeds or plantlets for your favorite plants? If so, right now is the right time to restock on these essentials. There is no garden without the right fertilizer to provide nutrients to your growing plants.
Moreover, it is also important you choose plants that help you create a focal point in the garden. These plants can also become a centerpiece if you get your landscape renovated by Barrie landscaping companies in the region. So, make sure you buy your favorite plantlets right away.
Remove any weeds, mulch and debris
Before you plant new plantlets, you want to have bare soil with no debris and mulch. Hence, you must take some time to remove and clean your garden of these things. You can add them to your compost if you want but make sure to remove it from your garden soil.
Moreover, keep a close eye on the growth of any weeds in your garden. Weed growth will affect the growth of your favorite plants.
Prune your existing plants
It is also a great time now to prune your existing plants. You want them to be ready for spring bloom and growth season. You want them to promote the growth of new parts of the plants such as flower buds, new branches, and more.
So, prune your existing plants for a good spring gardening and growth.
As you can see, you have a lot of things to do before you start doing your spring gardening. These things will help you prepare your garden soil effectively for a flourishing garden.
If you want more gardening advice or want to renovate your landscape, make sure to get in touch with us at Hard Rock Landscaping. We are a leading company providing high-quality landscaping, outdoor lighting Barrie, armour stone services and more.
Contact us now to know more.