February Garden Tips

Thursday, January 18th, 2018

February Garden Tips
Keep in mind that the average last freeze for North Texas area is not until mid-March. Even so, many plants normally begin to show signs of growth in February, which makes it the perfect time, to get outside and work in the yard.
Pruning is both an art and a necessary maintenance function. Most […]

Gardening Q & A: Spring Pre-Emergent Weed Control

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Here are some of the questions we hear from our customers regarding Spring Pre-emergent Weed Control:

When do we put down pre-emergent? How can I stop the weeds from coming up this year?  
In Texas, February is the time to apply a pre-emergent to the lawns. With these warm sunny days, weed seeds and weedy grasses […]

Time to Plant Early Spring Vegetables: Onions and Potatoes

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Get your gardening gloves and shovel out, it’s time to plant early Spring vegetables!  All eight Russell Feed & Supply locations are stocked with onion sets and seed potatoes ready for your garden.  Currently, we’re offering onion slips for $1.99/bunch and seed potatoes for 99¢/lb. Stock up today and get ’em in the ground!  Other cold […]

Spring Pre-Emergent Products

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

In February it’s time to apply a Spring pre-emergent to your lawn. With the 70 degree days in between all these cold fronts, weeds are popping up. The sooner a pre-emergent can be applied, the better control of weed germination.
Organic Pre-Emergents
For organic solutions, use a corn gluten meal. There are twenty-two weed species that have […]



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