August garlic hint

August garlic hint

August Garlic TipAug 15, 2021 | Gardening tips, Garlic This hint covers the end of winter and the beginning of spring which have slightly different requirements. The first thing to do is observe your garlic plants and note whether there is any yellowing on the tips or...
Lettuce and light

Lettuce and light

Lettuce and light Light-dark requirements for lettuce seed germination Top tips: lettuce seed needs light to germinate lettuce seed has a shelf life of one year prepare a firm, moist seed bed for planting lettuce and keep seed moist at all times know the light and...
Pruning and care of fruit trees

Pruning and care of fruit trees

Pruning and care of fruit trees Top tips for pruning and caring for fruit trees follow the timetable below for individual fruit trees prune on a warm, dry day especially for apricots and cherries avoid using wound heal sprays remove suckers avoid Bordeaux mix and use...
July garlic hint

July garlic hint

July garlic hint July is an easy month! All you need to do is keep your garlic weed free, netted to prevent cockatoo strike and watered if there is insufficient rain. If you did not enrich your soil prior to planting, give each row a side dressing of blood and bone...