Gardening tips this October

October is a great time to mulch around tender plants, to protect them in case of an early frost. Repair bare patches of lawn using grass seed or turf. Plant shrubs and trees while the soil is still warm and moist as this will allow the roots to establish before the onset of winter and encourage stronger, earlier flowering next…

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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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