A Gardener’s Top 10 New Year’s Resolutions

Yew Dell Botanical Gardens

The new year for gardeners is one of those wonderful times of the year. Just like golfers and Chicago Cubs fans, gardeners can always stand on the precipice of a new opportunity with the unwavering knowledge that … this time it’ll be different … Yes, this will be the year that you get to everything in the garden.

So it is in this spirit of the ever-hopeful gardener that we offer our Gardener’s New Year’s Resolutions — Kentucky edition.

1: Spring bed prep. Resolve to clean up those perennial beds before you need to do it with a pair of tweezers! How many times have you planned and planned to get out there … but it’s never quite dry enough to make it happen. Then one day you look out and your perennials are all a foot tall. Tough to do the clean-up then.

Read more here: http://www.courier-journal.com/story/life/home-garden/2014/12/31/gardeners-top-new-years-resolutions/21114399/