Push or throw snow onto the parameter area of trees and bushes during the Winter months. The slow melting of snow waters the spruces and shrubs during the Winter months. The more water the better their performances during the Spring and Summer months.
Throwing snow on the lawn from walk pathways helps the lawn stay healthier. More water sends nutrients to the grassroots during the Winter months. A snow thrower waters a larger area of the lawn.
Snow can be thrown onto perennial flower beds to keep them watered during the Wintertime. Tulip and crocus bulbs, and peony bare roots can be watered by shoveling snow onto their surface areas, the melting snow waters over a period.
Throw snow onto vegetable gardening areas during the Winter months to help yields and soil performance.