In the Garden - July

February, 2016

The RHS website is packed full of useful advice on how to maintain your garden.    


Take a look at these top 10 jobs for July.


- Check clematis for signs of clematis wilt

- Place conservatory plants outside now that it is warm

- Water tubs and new plants if dry, but be water-wise

- Deadhead bedding plants and repeat-flowering perennials, to ensure continuous flowering

- Pick courgettes before they become marrows

- Treat apple scab

- Clear algae, blanket weeds and debris from ponds, and keep them topped up

- Order catalogues for next year’s spring-flowering bulbs

- Give the lawn a quick-acting summer feed, especially if not given a spring feed

- Give woodwork a lick of paint or preserver, while the weather is dry


Visit the RHS website for more useful information


Naylor Powell

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