Looking after your lawn in Autumn

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OCTOBER Advice for the Garden

Top 10 jobs

Clear up fallen autumn leaves regularly

Cut back perennials that have died down

Divide herbaceous perennials and rhubarb crowns

Move tender plants, including aquatic ones, into the greenhouse

Plant out spring cabbages

Harvest apples, pears, grapes and nuts

Prune climbing roses

Order seeds for next year

Last chance to mow lawns and trim hedges in mild areas

Renovate old lawns or create new grass areas by laying turf

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