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Gardening Tasks by Month for Fairway, KS

Avoid heavy traffic on your dormant lawn; dry grass is easily broken and damaged.
Remember to prune your houseplants regularly. Pinch back new growth to encourage bushier plants.
Group houseplants to increase humidity. Keep away from frosty windowsills.
Brush off heavy snow from your plants and trees.
Don’t forget winter birds! Put out water, seeds, and suet.
Remove any branches that have been damaged by ice or snow.
Check your fruit trees for any evidence of rodents; use traps where necessary.
If you use salt on your walkways or driveways, spread it carefully to avoid damaging any of your plants. Sand or sawdust is also a good alternative to salt.
Check your garden equipment. Repair and sharpen tools. Service equipment.
Start ordering seeds. Do not wait until late in the winter, as varieties may sell out early.
Order seed catalogs early in the month. Research plants. Consider edible varieties that are drought-tolerant or disease-resistant.
Start ordering seeds. Do not wait until late in the winter, as varieties may sell out early.