NewJulyWildlife In The Garden In July
Make sure your bird baths are topped up in hot weather.
Clean and sterilise your bird feeders and tables.
Put out hedgehog food as the young will be born soon.
Encourage all the insects you can! Female bats need to eat lots of insects to feed themselves and their pups.
Use wildlife-friendly slug pellets.
Look after your aphid eaters! Ladybirds, hoverflies and lacewings feed on greenfly and blackfly. It’s worth protecting them.Read More
NewJulyIn The Veg Garden In July
Pepper plants will benefit from being potted on into progressively larger pots. Train cucumber stems upwards, instead of them trailingRead More
NewJulyIn The Flower Garden In July
Make sure tall plants and climbers are well supported in case of bad weather. Prune Lupins now to encourage moreRead More
NewJulyIn The Fruit Garden In July
Harvest apricots, peaches, and nectarines. Water fruit crops daily if the weather is warm. Ensure they are consistently moist. ClearRead More
NewJulyAround The Garden In July
Clear algae, blanket weeds, and debris from ponds, and keep them topped up. Give the lawn a quick-acting summer feed,Read More
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