Florida Plant & Lawn Service Calendar

Wiles Outdoor Services is committed to providing the best landscape maintenance to keep the outdoor spaces of your Orlando area home or business looking beautiful all year round. From lawn care to irrigation system maintenance to shrub and hedge pruning to upkeep of flower planters to weed removal and more, each and every aspect of your landscape requires careful attention at different times of the year. To help you maintain your own outdoor space as well as give you an idea of the landscape and lawn services we provide throughout the year, here is a calendar of the recommended landscape maintenance that should be performed on your property during each month. As you can see, we are much more than just a basic lawn service! If you want to keep your yard or commercial space looking great all year round, get the help you need; contact Wiles Outdoor Services today!

January

Prune trees. Apply post emergent weed control to lawn. Plant or transplant shrubs and/or trees. Prep flower beds with soil conditioner and mulch.

February

Prune trees & roses. Fertilize winter flowers. Apply weed control to lawn. Cut back ornamental grasses.

March

Reseed & fertilize Fescue. Fertilize spring flower beds. Mow warm weather grass lawns very low.

April

Fertilize Bermuda & Zoysia. Treat for lawn pests. Lay warm weather grass sod. Plant perennials and annuals.

May

Seed Zoysia, Bermuda, Centipede lawns. Fertilize Roses, Azaleas, Trees & Shrubs. Plant annuals and perennials. Mulch flower beds.

June

Closely monitor water needs of plants. Inspect yard plants for diseases and insects. Fertilize Bermuda Plant Crape Myrtles, Hydrangeas, Cannas and Elephant Ears. Apply post-emergent weed control.

July

Closely monitor water needs of plants. Mulch azaleas and rhododendrons. Apply lime to fescue. Apply post emergent weed control .

August

Closely monitor water needs of plants. Fertilize roses. Prune deadheads from flowering plants. Plant fall blooming plants

September

Aerate, fertilize & over-seed Fescue. Plant winter flowers such as pansies. Add pine straw cover to flower beds .

October

Aerate, fertilize & over-seed Fescue. Plant spring flowering bulbs Divide Hostas, Cast Iron, Lilies, Iris. Plant winter flowers such as snapdragons, pansies.

November

Plant Rye grass over warm weather lawns. Plant Camellias, plants, trees, shrubs. Fertilize winter flowers. Prep flower beds with soil conditioner and mulch.

December

Cut back perennials. Prune evergreens. Plant woody vines, trees, shrubs, bulbs, rhizomes. Prep flower beds with soil conditioner and mulch.