July Gardening Tips
From Red Barn Garden Center
We have been
fortunate enough to receive rain this spring.
This rain has also caused an ample number of lawn problems. Check your lawn for grubs, fleas, fire ants
and other pests that are below the surface.
They can eat
the roots of your lawn, make it weak and bare.
Nematodes are microscopic round worms that feed on larvae of fleas,
ticks, grubs, fire ant larvae, among other underground pests. They travel by
water and a regular watering schedule must be maintained. Nematodes usually last about three
until the food source is gone. Let a Red
Barn Associate show you how to go organic with nematodes.
sun to grow. Prune the lower branches of
the trees to let ample light in for lush lawns.
Call an arborist for those hard to reach high branches.
regular watering schedule. Wait 7 to 10 days after the last good rain before
you water your lawn.
should see your summer perennials such as Esperanza, Perennial Hibiscus, Knock
out Roses, Pride of Barbados, Lantana, Plumbago just jump into growth and
color. They tend to be the sun and heat
loving plants. Red Barn Garden Center
has an extensive Perennial Department with hundreds of options for your landscape.
ladybugs for the aphids. We can help you
with your spider mites, mealy bugs, and other insect problems. BUGS ARE ABUNDANT THIS YEAR!!!!!
(Pride Of Barbados)
ARE SWARMING!!!!!! We have dunks and
granules for standing water and other damp areas.
We also carry
Mosquito Beater and other products to help you enjoy the outdoors in comfort. ASK US!!!!
afraid to give certain shrubs and perennials a haircut if needed. They will appreciate it and grow beautiful
new foliage. Watch for black spot, or
powdery mildew on some Roses, Shrubs, and/or Crape Myrtles. Actinovate, and Serenade are among some of
the fungicides Red Barn Carries. Organic
TOO! ASK US!!!!!!!!
Peppers, Cucumbers, Squash, Mints, and other Herbs, Fruit can still be
producing if you maintain them and fertilize.
Some may need a shade cloth for the heat. You can plant Cantaloupe, Okra, Pumpkins for
fall crop plus Tomatoes and Peppers. We
have the answers and the plants or seeds for you. Happy Harvest!!!!
Garden Center is always here to serve you with friendly smile. We appreciate you and your patronage. We are always here to help.
Garden Center is: Austin Proud/Texas Friendly.
COME SEE US!!!!!!!