Maintenance Checklist for October

Maintenance

Black Gum Clean Up Leaves
Blue Water Iris Remove from Pond and 'over winter' in Greenhouse.
Chameleon Pond Plant Remove from Pond and 'over winter' in Greenhouse.
Daylily Lady Scarlet Cut to ground after leaves die off
Fire Light Hydrangea Dead head after blooming if looking bad.
Geranium White Misting
Gold Creeping Jenny Pond Plant Remove from Pond and 'over winter' in Greenhouse.
Golden Variegated Sweet Flag Remove from Pond and 'over winter' in Greenhouse.
Hosta Spring Morning Clean off dead after freeze
Mockernut Hickory Clean Up Leaves
Ostrich Fern Cut back after frost.
Pewter Lace Japanese Painted Fern Cut back after frost.
Purple Pickerelweed Remove from Pond and 'over winter' in Greenhouse.
Red Maple Clean Up Leaves
Red Stem Lizard's Tail Remove from Pond and 'over winter' in Greenhouse.
Scarlet Oak Clean Up Leaves
Spider Plant Bring in before first, over-winter in GreenHouse
Tulip Poplar Clean Up Leaves
Variegated Creeping Fig Bring in to GreenHouse to 'over winter'
Water Forget-Me-Not Remove from Pond and 'over winter' in Greenhouse.

Fertilizer

Atlantic White Cedar HollyTone
Bloom 'N Again Snowball Azalea HollyTone
Blue Shadow Kousa Dogwood HollyTone
Blue Shag Eastern White Pine HollyTone
Blue Star Juniper HollyTone
Boxwood HollyTone
Burkwood Viburnum HollyTone
Camellia April Blush HollyTone
Cherry Laurel Schipka HollyTone
Dawn Redwood HollyTone
Dense Spreading Yew HollyTone
Divinely Blue Deodar Cedar HollyTone
Dwarf Japanese Cedar Lobbii Nana HollyTone
Dwarf Norway Spruce HollyTone
Fetter Bush HollyTone
Florida Anise HollyTone
Geranium White Fert. 1/3 strength in GH -late October, Green Light
Globose Dwarf Japanese Cedar HollyTone
Golden Elkhorn Cedar HollyTone
Heatherbun White Cedar HollyTone
Holly Holowell HollyTone
Hussi Canadian Hemlock HollyTone
Keepsake Mountain Laurel HollyTone
Korean Plum Yew HollyTone
Le Ann's Jade Holly HollyTone
Limelight Hydrangea HollyTone
Morgan's Chinese Arboritae HollyTone
Mountain Fire Pieris Japonica HollyTone
Peace Lily Plant Miracle Grow during summer
Rhododendron Rabatz HollyTone
Siberian Cypress HollyTone
Silver Dust Leyland HollyTone
Silver Smoke Arizona Cypress HollyTone
Top Point Atlantic White Cedar HollyTone
Upright Japanese Plum Yew HollyTone
Vintage Jade Distylium HollyTone
Ware's Arborvitae HollyTone
Winter Gold PaperBush Fert

Pruning

Bee Balm Prune back to ground after frost in Fall.
Cardinal Flower Prune down to its base after frost.
Henry's Garnet Sweetspire Prune any dead branhes.
Hosta June Remove dead leaves after frost.
Needlepoint Holly Prune top to height of railing. Sides to even out.
Nikko Blue Hydrangea Blooms on OLD wood. Prund off acouple of buds in Fall.
Ruby Spice Summersweet DeadHead flowers
Weigela Sonic Bloom Red Prune Back as needed.

Garden Decor

Bird Feeders & Houses Bring Hummingbird Feeder In. Clean. Store

Hardscapes

Recycle Soil Area Cover with tarp after ALL containers are brought in
Water Features Cover water feature/pond with pond netting
Bubbler Clean out leaves