Garden Detective: finishing fall chores
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Annuals are fading, late-summer perennials are on autopilot and leaves soon will be changing colors. The garden is going to sleep, so there's nothing left to do but kick back with some cool cider and enjoy the view, right?
Not so fast.
There's a lot of work to be done now to keep plants and soil healthy and ensure that, come spring, you won't be buried in cleanup work or under a pile...