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June 2024 Green Thumb Report

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June 2024 Green Thumb Report

Asiatic Lillies in bloom

As the summer season kicks off, June is the perfect time to ensure your garden thrives. Here are three essential tips from our knowledgeable staff to keep your garden flourishing throughout the month from Maidstone Tree Farm & Garden Centre!

1. Planting Perennials for Continuous Blooms

June is an ideal time to plant perennials such as hydrangeas, daylilies, and hostas. These plants provide beautiful, long-lasting blooms and come back year after year, making them a great investment for your garden.

Product Spotlight: Explore our diverse range of perennials at Maidstone Tree Farm & Garden Centre. Our knowledgeable staff can help you select the perfect varieties for your garden.

2. Enhancing Soil with Amendments

Healthy soil is the foundation of a thriving garden. June is a great time to add soil amendments like compost, peat moss, or organic fertilizers to boost soil fertility and structure. This helps your plants get the nutrients they need to grow strong and healthy.

Product Spotlight: We offer a variety of soil amendments at Maidstone Tree Farm & Garden Centre to enhance your garden’s health. Our team can guide you on the best products for your specific needs.

3. Caring for Young Trees and Shrubs

If you’ve recently planted trees or shrubs, June is crucial for their establishment. Ensure they receive adequate water, especially during dry spells. Mulching around the base helps retain moisture and keeps the roots cool.

Product Spotlight: Visit us for a selection of high-quality mulch and tree care products. Our experts can provide tips on how to care for your young trees and shrubs effectively.

Get Growing with Us! 🌿

Maidstone Tree Farm & Garden Centre
7010 ON Hwy 3, Maidstone ON
519.737.2999 call the farm or stop by!