Find out what to maintain, sow and harvest this month.
Prepare planting holes Loosen the soil and add organic manure and pea straw to plant rose or fruit trees at the end of winter.
Gift for Mum Dynamic lifter (chook poo) is not the nicest thing. For Mother’s Day, I’ll throw some around Mum’s garden for her so she won’t need to get smelly.
Thinner mulch You might think a thick layer of mulch protects plants from the cold, but less will allow any sun to penetrate the soil.
Reduce watering Reprogram automated watering systems: change batteries, flush out and reduce watering days and duration.