If you leave maple leaves on your lawn over the winter, the grass will smother and die.
If you leave maple leaves on your lawn over the winter, the grass will smother and die. Jeff Taylor AP
If you leave maple leaves on your lawn over the winter, the grass will smother and die. Jeff Taylor AP

Still a lot you can do in your garden before putting it to bed for the winter

October 14, 2017 08:00 PM

About Marianne Binetti

Marianne Binetti

@binettigarden

Marianne Binetti is the author of "Easy Answers for Great Gardens" and eight other gardening books. She has a degree in horticulture from WSU and will answer questions from her Web site at www.binettigarden.com.