●● Continue to harvest early-ripening apple varieties including ‘Discovery’ and ‘Blenheim Orange’. ●● Plant wallflowers, forget-me-not, and other spring bedding plants in prepared ground. Keep them well watered if no rain is forecast. ●● In the greenhouse, pot up annuals sown in late summer which are being grown for early colour inside. ●● Scarify your lawn with a springtine rake to remove thatch and moss. ●● Check onions and potatoes in store to make sure they are not rotting and remove any showing signs of disease. ●● Sow sweet peas in pots in a cold frame. ●● If you haven’t yet done so, clear out summer containers, saving tender plants if you have space to overwinter them. ●● Stop feeding and reduce watering for plants in the greenhouse. ●● Plant winter lettuce in cold frames, keeping them well ventilated when conditions allow. ●● Earth up celery and leeks.