Priscilla’s To-Do List for January

– Take a winter walk for exercise and to broaden your perspectives
– Check yourself for ticks after time outdoors if it is above freezing, as ticks will be active in all seasons at 32 degrees
– Start amaryllis and paperwhite bulbs indoors at warm temperatures
– Force hyacinth bulbs on water at cool temperatures (45 degrees ideal)
– Water houseplants infrequently and do not fertilizethis month
– Remove dead or discolored leaves from houseplants when seen
– Inventory your collection of seed packets and plan reorders
– Inventory garden tools; sharpen and plan replacements or additions
– Begin planning your spring 2019 garden design