Sea­sonal tasks

Australian Women’s Weekly NZ - - 2017 GARDENING CALENDAR -

Re­ju­ve­nate your vege gar­den soil with a thick layer of or­ganic com­post. Dig com­post and gyp­sum into clay soils now too.

• Di­vide peren­nial herbs such as thyme, oregano and mint.

• Lightly rake the soil be­fore scat­ter­ing wild­flower seeds for spring colour.

• Turn your com­post heap to en­sure even de­com­po­si­tion.

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