Harvest your summer vegetables to ensure continued production.
Continue deep watering of fruit trees, and clean up fallen fruit.
Deadhead your roses (Rosa spp. and cvs., Zones 3-9) often to ensure continuous flowering.
Begin indoor seeding of your winter vegetables such as broccoli, kale, leeks, cauliflower, Brussels sprouts, chard, and winter lettuces six weeks before planting out in the garden.
Fionuala Campion is the owner and manager of Cottage Gardens of Petaluma in Petaluma, California.
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