EZ BioFriendly Gardening and Landscapes






Soil Tests

Apply granular amendments

Put in cover crops

Clean Up

Compost plant debris

Mulch leaves

Clear debris from base of woody plants


Plant / Transplant perennials

Source and Plant bulbs (tulips, daffodils, crocus, hyacinths, iris, cilla, snowdrop, lillies, narcissus)

Divide spring blooming perennials

Plant and maintain cool season crops (lettuce, spinach, kale, mustards)

Water perennials 2 inches per week in absence of rain

Plant fall annuals (mums, pansies,

Prune perennials lightly

Bring tender plants indoors

Protect cold sensitive plants

Save seeds

Mesh guard your trees from bark eating rodents

Tools and Equipment

Clean, fill, hang up, and maintain bird feeders (every 5 days)

Remove drip tape

Clear irrigation lines and hoses of any water

Clean and oil tools

Bring out floating row covers

Notes and Data

Note locations of plants and food crops

Take notes on the growing season's pests, diseases, and incomplete tasks