‘Perfect time’ to prepare the garden for autumn – ‘best way’ to protect plants – Express

The summer season is ending which means autumn is just around the corner. According to William Mitchell of Sutton Manor Nursery , “now will be the perfect time” to start preparing the garden for the cold months ahead. The expert said: “Autumn is usually literally just around the corner, this means that it is time to start thinking about preparing […]

Six common gardening mistakes to avoid – difference between a ‘dull’ or ‘lush’ garden – Express

4. Letting weeds take over Weeding every single part of the garden can be tiring, especially because weeds may pop up anywhere and everywhere. However, they can cause problems with other plants plus can take over the backyard quickly. The expert said: “Weeding properly involves the few hand tools like a hoe or even weed extractor.     “These will […]

How to grow a ‘higher quality’ range of crops through one simple task- ‘easiest way’ – Express

As July has turned to August, it’s definitely worth taking the time to thin out fruit and vegetable plants to ensure harvests that are tastier and healthier, says Amateur Gardening’s expert, Bob Flowerdew, who’s dedicated to organic methods. The expert pointed out: “Crops and flowers can do significantly better if they have more sun, a lot more water, more space […]