Gardener’s Calendar – Summer

Summer garden

June

It’s time for :
– mowing lawns once a week
– cutting back axcessive growth
– pruning spring flowering shrubs
– watering hanging baskets and container regularly
– feeding container plants

July

It’s time for :
–  weeding out the beds
–  protecting plants from overheating (you can reduce sunlight by leaving pot plants in shade or using  a garden umbrella)
–  mulching bed borders (to prevent weeds from spreading and to save water)
–  looking out for signs of wilting and removing dead leaves and stems
–  planting autumn flowering bulbs

August

It’s time for :
–  sowing annuals directly into the soil
–  trimming : hedges, roses, lavender, wisteria, perennials
–  deadheading regularly
–  taking cuttings
–  repotting plants

Happy Gardening!

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