Landscape Calendar

Want to keep your lawn looking it’s best all year round? Every season brings unique lawn care requirements. We’ve been caring for lawns in the Atlanta Metro Area for over 25 years, and we know how to make residential and commercial properties look great all year long.

Many of our clients ask which of our services need to be performed during each season. Timing and services will vary slightly depending on what kind of grass you have, but this landscape calendar should give you an idea of how to care for your property year round.

Whitwell Landscaping Fall Recommendations

What could be as beautiful as fall in the South? Atlanta’s famously hot temperatures are finally starting to give way to more temperate days, and the colors are changing. We recommend a number of autumn services to promote and maintain a healthy landscape.

  • Mowing, Edging, Watering
  • Fertilization
  • Aeration
  • Seeding (new lawn)
  • Overseeding (established lawn)
  • Sodding
  • Pre-emergent Winter weed removal
  • Post-emergent Broadleaf weed control
  • Insect control
  • Pine straw, rock, bark, wood-chip, mulch installation
  • Installation of fall annuals and spring bulbs
  • Add trees and shrubs
  • Leaf removal
  • Planning for Spring landscaping

Whitwell Landscaping Winter Recommendations

During winter, you may think that nothing is required to keep your property looking great. However, there are a number of items that must be attended to during winter to promote a healthy lawn come springtime.

  • Mowing, Edging, Watering
  • Sodding
  • Pre-emergent Spring weed removal
  • Post-emergent Broadleaf weed control (all year long)
  • Pine straw, rock, bark, wood-chip, mulch installation
  • Assess trees for weak branches or limbs, trim and prune as necessary

Whitwell Landscaping Spring Recommendations

Spring is probably the busiest season for landscaping and lawn care. As the temperatures rise, your property will begin to come back to life. Good winter maintenance will make springtime landscaping much easier.

  • Mowing, Edging, Watering
  • Dethatching (removing dead grass from lawn)
  • Fertilization
  • Aeration
  • Seeding (new lawn)
  • Overseeding (established lawn)
  • Sodding
  • Pre-emergent Summer weed removal
  • Post-emergent Broadleaf weed control (all year long)
  • Pine straw, rock, bark, wood-chip, mulch installation
  • Tree, shrub, flower installation

Whitwell Landscaping Summer Recommendations

Summer is the time to sit back and enjoy the beautiful lawn you’ve invested in all year long. Aside from routine maintenance, we have many services to make your space for your home or commercial landscaping healthy and inviting.

  • Mowing, Edging, Watering
  • Dethatching
  • Sodding
  • Aeration
  • Seeding (new lawn)
  • Post-emergent grassy weed removal
  • Post-emergent Broadleaf weed control (all year long)
  • Pine straw, rock, bark, wood-chip, mulch installation
  • Tree, shrub, flower installation
  • Trimming and pruning of installed shrubs, flowers, and trees

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Suwanee, Alpharetta, Johns Creek, Buford, Cumming, and Duluth