SEPTEM­BER GAR­DEN TASKS

Good Housekeeping (South Africa) - - GARDENING -

Keep your gar­den look­ing its best with this handy check list

PRUNE away all dead, weak and crossing stems from roses.

WA­TER springflow­er­ing shrubs like aza­leas and deutzias to en­sure a good show.

REPOT pot plants that have roots grow­ing out of the drainage holes.

AP­PLY lawn fer­tiliser af­ter a good mow­ing.

KEEP AN EYE on top­i­aries, as the quick spring growth can af­fect their shape.

To save wa­ter, plant only plants that are indige­nous to your re­gion.

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