• Drain hoses and store indoors for winter to prolong life
  • Store garden tools
  • Service any power equipment
  • Walk through the checklist above for putting the garden to bed
  • Clean up any remaining spent vegetable crops completely
  • Set out shrub protectors for vulnerable foundation plants to protect against falling snow and ice
  • Create containers of winter greens, colored twigs and berries
  • Dormant pruning of deciduous trees and shrubs on days when temperature is above 20 degrees
  • Avoid pulling branches out of snow and ice due to brittleness
  • Stock up on Safe Paws ice melt for your walkways to protect your plants and your pets from excessive salts

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