NewMarchIn The Vegetable Garden In March
Clear your vegetable beds of weeds to prepare for planting.
Plant shallots, onion set and early potatoes.
Dig in green manures grown over the winter, do this while stems are still soft.
Prepare the greenhouse for tomato plants to arrive at the end of the month.
Cover prepared soil with sheets of black plastic to keep it drier and warmer in preparation for planting.
Weed and mulch asparagus beds. Asparagus has shallow roots so weed by hand to prevent damage.
Dig compost, well-rotted manureRead More
NewMarchIn The Fruit Garden In March
Feed blueberry plants with ericaceous plant fertiliser. Cut autumn-fruiting raspberry canes to the ground to stimulate new canes, which willRead More
NewMarchLooking After Your Lawn In March
Mow your lawn if it needs it. Choose a dry day and set your blades higher than usual. Recut anyRead More
NewMarchOther Jobs Around The Garden In March
Now is the ideal time to install a new pond or water feature. Get rid of slimy patches on patiosRead More
NewMarchIn The Flower Garden In March
Prune roses now to encourage strong new growth as well as feeding them with special rose feed or a balancedRead More
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