It’s never too early or late to start planting or designing you Las Vegas, Henderson, Summerlin, Southern Highlands, North Las Vegas, Anthem or other Las Vegas landscaping project.
But there are more opportune times than others to get moving. And our Las Vegas landscaping experts stand ready to assist you every step of the way.
While we can share some wonderful tips, we also enjoy reading other experts and this week we spent some time at the Gardeningonmars.com website.
What a name! What wonderful information and landscaping tips they provide!
Las Vegas October gardening and landscaping tips
Fall is the best time to plant many deciduous trees and shrubs in the desert, as they’ll be working on developing nice strong roots throughout the winter months. It also gives them a chance to get acclimated to their new home before we get to the summer heat.
You should get in one last feeding for your shrubs and trees as well, including those that produce fruit.
Hit your grass with a higher nitrogen fertilizer to perk it up after the summer heat. If you need to overseed due to a fungus or grub infestation this summer, now’s the time to do it. Get rid of thatch in your lawn using a power rake every couple of years too, in order to increase the ability of the grass to draw up nutrients and to improve its water efficiency.
Some examples of deciduous trees are Ash, Aspen, Palm, Date Palm and Mesquite. Examples deciduous shrubs are certain roses and also
In November, it is still an decent time to plant but as the month goes on temperatures drop and water schedules are adjusted.
At Desert Springs Landscaping, our experts are here to help and we can get started on any project at any time. Call us at 702-436-8080 today to get started.
Thanks for reading!–Rob, owner.