Gardener’s To-Do List for September

Here’s a zone-by-zone to-do list for the month of September.


September To-do list for zone 6To-Do List for Zone 7

  • Early this month, sow seeds of mixed greens for fall and winter salads.
  • Harvest young lettuce planted in August.
  • Snip off long stems of parsley and freeze them in a bag or jar for winter use.
  • Trim evergreen hedges (such as holly and privet) on the first cool day.
  • Set out pansies in a spot that will receive full sun all winter.
  • Harvest peanuts as soon as shells become hard.