Posts made in October, 2011

Fall 2011, and Preparing for Winter

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Fall 2011, and Preparing for Winter

Fall, 2011 is upon us, and yesterday and today brought the first winter storm to Southern California. While the cold temperatures will not last more than a few days, this is still a good time to start preparing your trees for fall and winter. Tropical trees that need shelter from the cold should be moved close to the house if kept outdoors and to a sunny window location if they are brought indoors. You should be applying mild fertilizer to Pines and Junipers. Pines are forming next year’s buds right now, and Junipers are still growing slowly for a few more weeks before shutting down...

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