Gardening Tips this September

September is the perfect month to aerate, scarify, and feed your lawn to prepare it for the coming winter. Keep flowers blooming for longer by continuing to deadhead regularly. Lift and divide perennials to get plants for free, and stake tall plants that have flopped over, using canes and string. Remove shading from greenhouses and give the greenhouse a thorough…

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Gardening tips this August

To prolong the flowering period spend time deadheading your plants every day, and ensure that you feed flowering perennials, roses and tomatoes once a week. Keep the blades high when cutting grass to allow the grass to recover from the exceptionally hot and dry weather we’ve been experiencing. Summer prune fruit trees to allow airflow; this will not only ward…

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Gardening tips this July…

July is usually one of the warmest and driest months so remember to keep plants well watered, especially container plants and hanging baskets which will benefit from water both in the morning and the evening particularly when the weather is exceptionally hot. However, be very careful not to water the leaves or flowers of the plants as they could scorch…

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