- Prune fruit, nut and shade trees before dormancy ends.
- Use dormant oil spray to help control scale on trees and shrubs.
- Run a germination check on stored vegetable seeds before indoor sowing.
- Prepare a soil mix for starting seeds and raising vegetable and annual flower transplants indoors.
- As weather warms near the end of the month, rake mulch off one bed to prepare for planting spring greens and onions.
- Rake the lawn near the end of the month.