For this gardener, fall is a somber of time year. The season signals the end of the growing year. There are less flowers blooming and less fruits and vegetables to pick. Things appear to slow down a bit in the gardens. On the contrary, fall can be full of hustle and bustle. Fall is the season when bulbs are planted. It is also a great time to “spring clean.”
The lavender could use a trim.
The ‘Kapoor’ tulsi (holy basil) was planted after the garlic was vacated. The tulsi is giving its spot up now that the garlic needs its spot back.‘Chesnok Red’ hardneck garlic are being planted. But first, some compost is added to the soil.