Plant sweet pea (Lathurus odoratus, annual) seeds now for abundant, deliciously fragrant bouquets next spring!
Keep harvesting your summer vegetables, and start canning!
Check your end-of-summer irrigation needs, and feed plants if needed.
Continue deep watering your fruit trees and cleaning up downed fruit.
Begin planting your winter garden; amending the soil well before direct seeding carrots, beets, and radishes; and transplanting your winter vegetable starts.
Fionuala Campion is the owner and manager of Cottage Gardens of Petaluma in Petaluma, California.
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