Water newly planted shrubs and trees through November if conditions are dry.
Move houseplants to a south-facing window for more light.
Paperwhite narcissus can be forced in just 3 to 5 weeks.
Mulching sensitive plants such as roses will help to protect roots over winter.
Be sure to keep up regular mowing until the lawn stops growing.
Spider plant is a pet-safe house plant that improves indoor air quality.
Bulbs are better planted at a later date than stored in the basement.
Pot up amaryllis bulbs and paperwhite narcissus for indoor winter color.
Holly is a symbol of goodwill and friendship.
Use clay pots for houseplants if overwatering is a tendency.
Squirrels can find food buried beneath a foot of snow.
Water compost piles during winter dry spells.
Poor light is the cause of poor growth and bud drop on Christmas cactus.
Mark lawn edges with stakes to keep plows and snowblowers on track.