GENERAL SCHEDULE BY MONTH
March/April: Round 1 fertilizer with crabgrass control, 3-4 mowings, cultivate mulch, fertilize ground cover and bulbs, pre-emergent in beds.
May/June: Round 2 fertilizer with trimec, 8-9 mowings, trim bulbs, install annuals, fertilize all plants, trim as needed, edge beds, install mulch, re-apply pre-emergent.
July/August: Round 3 fertilizer with trimec, 8-9 mowings, weed beds, trim summer bloomers, non-bloomers and evergreens if hardened, pre-emergent as needed.
September/October: Round 4 fertilizer with trimec, 8-9 mowings, final evergreen trimming, perennial and annual care, weed beds as needed, cultivate mulch.
November/December: Round 5 fertilizer with roots, 5-6 mowings, assist mowing with leaf c/u, start cutting back perennials and annuals. After leaves are down, clean beds and winterize landscapes and ponds. Plant bulbs and fall trees.