December 2018

VPS Garden Advisors Garden Tips for December 10 Jobs to do this month Check your winter protection structures are still securely in place Check the greenhouse heaters are working Insulate outdoor taps and prevent ponds from freezing Prune open-grown apples … Continue reading

November 2018

VPS Garden Advisors Garden Tips for November 10 Jobs to do this month Clear up fallen leaves – especially from lawns, ponds and beds Raise containers onto pot feet to prevent waterlogging Plant tulip bulbs for a spring display next … Continue reading

October 2018

VPS Garden Advisors Garden Tips for October 10 Jobs to do this month Divide established rhubarb crowns to create new plants Cut back perennials that have died down Divide Herbaceous perennials Move tender plants, including aquatic ones, into a greenhouse … Continue reading

September

VPS Garden Advisors Garden Tips for September 10 Jobs to do this month Divide herbaceous perennials Pick autumn raspberries Collect and sow seed from perennials and hardy annuals Dig up remaining potatoes before slug damage spoils them Net ponds before … Continue reading

July

VPS Garden Advisors Garden Tips for July 10 Jobs to do this month Check clematis for signs of clematis wilt Care for houseplant while on holiday Water tubs and new plants if dry, but be water-wise Deadhead bedding plants and … Continue reading