NewMarchAround The Garden In March
Recut lawn edges if they need it.
Mow your lawn if it needs it! Set the blades high and choose a day that’s dry.
Remove any pond netting left over from autumn and winter.
Remove slimy patches from patios and paving. Give them a good scrub with a broom or a blast from a pressure washer!
Give watering cans a good clean. This prevents fungal diseases.
Lay new turf when the ground isn’t frozen or waterlogged.Read More
MarchIn The Fruit Garden In March
Use horticultural fleece or a screen to protect the blossoms of apricots, peaches and nectarines. Cover strawberries with a cloche.Read More
MarchIn The Vegetable Garden In March
Use sheets of black plastic to cover prepared soil. This keeps the soil warmer and drier, ready for planting. WeedRead More
MarchIn The Flower Garden In March
Feed any trees, shrubs and hedges in your garden with a slow-release fertiliser. Lightly fork the fertiliser into the surfaceRead More
MarchIn The Wildlife Garden In March
Some birds such as robins and sparrows will start to nest. You can help them out by tying together smallRead More
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