‘Get planting now! ’ This Morning expert shares best plants and vegetables to grow in July – Express
The benefits of grabbing those gardening gloves this July are manifold.
July is the optimum time to start horticulture as both soil plus air temperatures are high, days are longer and warmer, plus light levels are better.
But despite it being a great time for growth, growing plants enthusiasts should be particularly mindful during this typically warm month.
Daisy explained: “In This summer we hope for that summer sun, so if the weather lives up to this particular expectation it’s really important to make sure all your vegetation and crops are getting good amounts of water. ”
It’s a good thing July is set to be a scorcher, since gardeners may find themselves in their gardens watering more frequently than in rainier months.
Yet even extremely busy horticulturalists can enjoy gardening this 30 days with a few low maintenance options.
Daisy said: “Some vegetables are known for not needing too much looking after to make your life as easy as possible when it comes to horticulture – try growing kale plus carrots.
“But let’s not forget about flowers, there has been a huge uplift in people wanting to attract wildlife and let it thrive within their landscapes.
“So if your garden needs some colour, get growing right now! inch
And those who do not have backyards needn’t feel left out.
She added: “The best thing is that all of this can be done within window boxes or small spaces, as well as gardens plus larger outdoor areas! ”
Daisy Payne has partnered with Birds Eye with an aim to help increase biodiversity through sustainable farming practices.
They have also introduced initiatives such as sowing 75 acres of wildflowers.