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Spring Lawn Care Check List

• Rake out snow mold areas immediately to break the mycelial matt created by the fungus.
• Overseed thin spots
• Repair plow damage and rake out sand/salt buildup in the lawn and beds
• Prune non-flowering shrubs and trees
• Prune spring flowering shrubs after they flower.
• Start seeds indoors the last weeks of March.
• Prune and fertilize roses
• Compost garden beds
• Divide perennials
• Fertilize bulb plantings after flowering
• Take down winter bird houses and do not put out the summer bird houses until the bear threat has past.


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