With the good weather setting in, now is the time to tackle a few odd garden jobs to transform your garden into a colourful summer paradise. Check out our tips and tricks from our expert service providers below to help you grow your best summer garden yet.
Your Summer Checklist
Ensure your garden is in continuous bloom for longer by constantly removing dead flowers. Pay special attention to your summer bedding, roses and hanging baskets. For maximum efficiency, feed the plants as you go.
Prevent birds from feasting on your fruit by covering fruit trees, gooseberries and currant bushes with nets.
As the heat sets in don’t forget to regularly water your beds, containers and hanging baskets. Water your compost heap too to prevent ants and other unwanted creepy crawlies from moving in.
GARDEN FENG SHUI
Protect potted plants that prefer cool weather by moving them into more shaded spots.
Hedges grow quickly at this time of year, so be sure to trim them regularly.
During summer weeds release seeds, keep the weed invasion at bay by regularly hoeing them out and pulling them up before they get to this stage.
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