Garden Detective: October chores
Jessica DamianoJessica Damiano
Jessica Damiano is a master gardener and journalist with more
Plant growth has slowed, and the air has cooled, ushering in yet another cyclical season of nature. Although things are changing all around us, with perennials going dormant, trees shedding foliage, fall decorations appearing and everyone switching from shirtsleeves to sweaters, one thing remains constant: The yard needs your attention. Here's what you need to do before battening down the hatches.