Hardy Gardeners Gardening Service in Croydon Surrey Area

Telephone: 07906307722

JULY Advice for the Garden

Top 10 jobs

Check clematis for signs of clematis wilt

Place conservatory plants outside now that it is warm

Water tubs and new plants if dry, but be water-wise

Deadhead bedding plants and repeat-flowering perennials, to ensure continuous flowering

Pick courgettes before they become marrows

Treat apple scab

Clear algae, blanket weeds and debris from ponds, and keep them topped up

Order catalogues for next year’s spring-flowering bulbs

Give the lawn a quick-acting summer feed, especially if a spring feed was not done

Give woodwork a lick of paint or preserver, while the weather is dry

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