Clean up deciduous and evergreen shrubs by cutting off dead, damaged or diseased branches.
Remove last year’s flower heads from Hydrangeas by cutting back no farther than 2 sets of fat healthy growth buds from the top of the stems.
Lift, divide, and replant late-blooming perennials if desired.
Lime lawns using a ‘prilled’ lime like Dolopril.
Improve soil in flower beds and vegetable gardens digging in Keefer’s West Coast Soil Energizer, composted manure or your own homemade compost.
Hunt for slugs and snails. They will already be chomping on new emerging foliage, especially Primulas, Hosta leaves and Bleeding Hearts.
Fruit trees and berry bushes arrive mid-February. Get digging!