Midday Fix: Winter gardening tips from Chalet Nursery’s Tony Fulmer

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Tony Fulmer

Orchids - Understanding Flowering Houseplants
Friday, February 13 and Saturday, February 14
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Chalet Landscape, Nursery and Garden Center
3132 Lake Avenue

Tony's Tips:

Protect indoor houseplants by checking them now for insects, to prevent damage.

Wait until mid-March to re-pot indoor plants.

If you’re storing summer flowing bulb plants like begonias or gladiolas in your basement or attic, do a mid-winter check on them to ensure they are still firm.

Get a jump on spring by shopping for seeds, now available in garden centers.

If it’s nice enough to be outside, you can actually start dormant pruning of deciduous plants.

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