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Flower Power Garden Hour

Jun 11, 2022

This episode is the garden To Do list for the month of June.  Summer suddenly feels like it is in full swing, with a rapid to transition to HOT weather.  Time to get your garden tasks done early in the morning. 

Vegetables to plant:

  • Tomatoes
  • Eggplant
  • Peppers
  • Squash
  • Watermelon
  • Zucchini
  • Corn
  • Beans
  • Cucumbers
  • Melons
  • Okra
  • Pumpkins
  • Watermelon
  • Swiss Chard


Garden tasks:

  • Shade peppers
  • Pinch off basil flowers, dead head flowers
  • Compost
  • Mulch
  • Deep water trees
  • Remove stakes from trees and re-stake
  • Paint fruit trees
  • Thin fruit trees
  • Monitor for pests, use kaolin clay diatomaceous earth
  • Cage tomatoes, peppers
  • Control weeds so they don’t go to seed
  • Be patient with fruit set….or hand pollinate


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