Guess what? It's time to start thinking about the cool season. Yes, I know, it still feels like summer, but it is quickly transitioning to fall. Here in So. California our fall weather is marked by cooling nights, shortening days, and gorgeous sunsets.
There are lots of tasks to do to get ready for the fall veggies, flowers and bulbs. The following link is a great resource for getting ready:
September Gardening Checklist
While selecting plants, don't forget about your Mother. Mother Nature that is! Companion planting is a great way to combine various species for optimal garden health. This chart demystifies this time tested method of gardening....just match what you wish to plant with what is grows best with, plant them next to each other in the garden, and enjoy!
|A guide to "Facebook" for plants. Follow this chart for a healthier and stronger garden.|