January 1 to January 30
Discover what you should be doing right now. Our experts share gardening advice, techniques, news, and ideas to make your garden the best ever.
Here's what's happening in your gardening region:
- January is, on average, the coldest month of the year within most of the Northern Hemisphere. Gardeners aren’t ready to hibernate though. We’ve already started to plan next summer’s garden… and we know it will be the most beautiful, productive garden yet.
Start planning now
It’s time to start planning this year’s garden. For best results, start seeds indoors at the right time. Consider nutrition when planning your vegetable garden. You can grow the most nutritious garden ever! Do you still have questions – check out Burpee’s how-to videos.
Try something new in your ornamental gardens
See some of the new ornamental plants offered by Burpee this year. Avid gardeners love to include a few things with the “wow” factor in garden beds around their homes. We crave a bit of pizzazz. Plan on adding a few of these new selections that will get attention:
Introducing new products
Vegetable gardeners in zones 3 and 4 have a short growing season and are always on the lookout for new, fast-maturing varieties. See the following new introductions:
Tutorials to help new gardener's
No need to fret. Burpee will help you get started. See the following videos that will put you on the road to success.
Equipment you need to get a head start
If you want to get a head start on gardening in your own home this time of year, you’ll need a few special equipment to supplement the natural light with grow lights.