Garden Guide Tips, tricks and tasks to keep your garden in tiptop shape
Keep your garden looking its best with this handy check list
CLEAN out dead plants, sweep leaves and add plant residue to your compost heap.
FERTILISE your lawn with a mixture of equal parts LAN and 2:3:2 fertilisers to keep it green and thick during winter.
TILL your veggie gardens to benefit winter crops.
If you’re in KWAZULUNATAL, pinch out early flower buds on young seedlings to encourage bushy growth first.
If you’re in the EASTERN CAPE, sow root crops such as carrots, beetroot, radishes and turnips.
In the WESTERN CAPE, plant all members of the fynbos family like buchu, pincushion and other proteas, restio and leucadendron this month.