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Category: What to sow and plant now

  1. Spring has sprung !

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    Flowers are blooming and the sun has begun to shine, this can only mean one thing ... spring has finally sprung.

    May can be a busy month in the garden, seedlings needing care and attention, fillng the gaps in your borders and sowing of vegetables and herbs.

    Don't forget with all this hard work to enjoy your garden and any nice weather we have.

    Take a look at our in depth guide to what jobs can be completed in May

  2. Jobs for January

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    Despite it being one fo the coldest months of the year January has a few tasks you can complete in the garden.

    Mainly lifting and dividing any herbaceous perennials that desparately need it. This is also a good way to get new plants from old plants which you can then plant elsewhere or give to friends.

    Also january is a good time to prune plants in the garden.

    take a look at our Jobs for january page for more in depth details of what to do now in the garden.

  3. Jobs for October

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    October is the month to start taking a good look at your garden and deciding what works, what you would like to change what things you would like to try.

    Also October is the month that you can browse seed catalogues and online shops choosing all the wonderful seeds you want to sow and grow next year


    Take a look at our Jobs for october page for some inspiration and tips for october