Jobs in the garden – May

Jobs in the garden – May

Jobs in the garden this month – May Prune early flowering shrubs Remove any dead or damaged wood, then cut back recently flowered branches to above a bud, just below where the previous flowers end. Remove at the base, any straggly growth, or any which is...
Jobs in the garden – April

Jobs in the garden – April

Jobs in the garden this month Vegetables Plant main crop potatoes Chitting Potatoes For best results ‘chit’ (encourage to sprout ) potatoes prior to planting. Stand the potatoes in egg trays blunt end uppermost. Potatoes are ready to plant when shoots are half to one...