General Winter Stress Tips
How Can You Keep Your Lawn and Vegetation Healthy During a Pittsburgh Winter?
- Fertilize the trees and shrubs in the fall to help maintain good plant vigor and health.
- Keep plants watered as winter approaches, especially young plants, transplants,and exposed evergreens.
- Maintain soil moisture by mulching at a 2 to 3″ depth.
- Prune damaged or dead wood in the spring after plants break dormancy.