Based on how the official summer season is starting, Jeff has a very busy summer ahead: Deadhead, Cut Back, Plant, Repeat! 

"First day of summer and everything is growing full force and flowing over the bed edges. From now until frost will be deadheading, cut backs and more planting...there is always more to plant."

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