Changing season means tidy-up time
Get your garden and tools ready for spring
Autumn is here and it’s time for gardeners to begin their seasonal tidy-up.
A time of year when the garden is being prepared for spring a few months down the line.
This is the time when everything is returned to the soil: leaves are falling, stems collapsing.
The earth is receptive now, drawing in energy while all above is going dormant.
Here is our step-by-step guide to what you should be doing to make sure your garden, greenhouse and tools are all set to face the new season.
Advertising Feature paths and staging and the inside of the glass too using a hot solution of garden disinfectant.
And ventilate your greenhouse well over the next couple of days to dry it thoroughly.
With warm soil and cooler conditions, autumn is the perfect time to fill those gaps in your borders. Sarcococca and Daphne will bring glossy green leaves and fragrance.
Be prepared It’s a time when green-fingered gardeners have to be organised for autumn
Tidy up Make sure your garden tools are in order for work