Gardening Jobs for October

This month is an ideal time for planting and moving trees and shrubs Remove saucers from under pots and put them on raised feet. Lift and divide summer flowering perennials. Check on greenhouse temperatures, a minimum of 7 degrees is needed for overwintering tender...

Gardening Jobs for September

- Plant new perennials towards the end of the month. Begin autumn lawn care by scarifying, spiking and top dressing. Reseed bare patches Plant Spring flowering bulbs such as Narcissus,Crocus,Scillas and Hyacinths. Take semi ripe cuttings of tender plants and grow on a...

Gardening Jobs for August

- Take photos and notes of your borders for future planning. - Continue deadheading plants such as roses, annuals and dahlias -  Summer prune Wisteria by cutting back the whippy green shoots to 5 or 6 leaves which will encourage flower buds to form. - Keep Camellias...

Gardening Jobs for July

It's the height of Summer, the bees are busy and so are the gardeners! See below for your essential July checklist. - Cut flowers are plentiful now. If you love the fabulous scent of sweet peas filling your home the more you cut the more you will stimulate them to...

Gardening jobs for June

June 21st is the longest day of the year and the extra light and warmth encourages the garden to put on an extra spurt of growth. However this extra light and warmth also means weeds will sprout up from seemingly nowhere so keep on top of them!   Hoe borders...