Gardening advice for every month of the year

Tips and advice on what you could do in your garden or at your allotment for every month of the year.
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This is such an exciting time of year with so many beautiful colours in the garden to enjoy and Harvest Festival to look forward to. Here are lots of lovely things to do to make the most of your garden now, but also to ensure your garden looks better than ever next year! If your …

This is such an exciting time of year with so many beautiful colours in the garden to enjoy and Harvest Festival to look forward to. Here are lots of lovely things to do to make the most of your garden now, but also to ensure your garden looks better than ever next year! If your …

I hate slug pellets, I would never use them, not even the organic kind, slug pellets are incredibly detrimental to wild life killing lovely hedgehogs (a natural predator of slugs and snails) in a horrid, drawn-out and painful way. If like me, you want to want to protect our wildlife and help preserve the natural balance of nature, …

I hate slug pellets, I would never use them, not even the organic kind, slug pellets are incredibly detrimental to wild life killing lovely hedgehogs (a natural predator of slugs and snails) in a horrid, drawn-out and painful way. If like me, you want to want to protect our wildlife and help preserve the natural balance of nature, …

We’re fortunate to benefit from so many beautiful, important and historic gardens being open for us to enjoy in Surrey, Hampshire and West Sussex.  We can be inspired by spectacular plant collections, see rare and exotic plants, enjoy beautiful landscapes and learn more about how amazing plants are, without travelling very far at all! One …

We’re fortunate to benefit from so many beautiful, important and historic gardens being open for us to enjoy in Surrey, Hampshire and West Sussex. We can be inspired by spectacular plant collections, see rare and exotic plants, enjoy beautiful landscapes and learn more about how amazing plants are, without travelling very far at all! One …

Although it’s still jolly chilly outside, the daylight hours are lengthening each day, which means there’s more time to be outside enjoying the garden! There are so many beautiful plants and flowers to be enjoyed at this time of year, many of them scented to attract pollinating insects. As there aren’t as many insects around …

Although it’s still jolly chilly outside, the daylight hours are lengthening each day, which means there’s more time to be outside enjoying the garden! There are so many beautiful plants and flowers to be enjoyed at this time of year, many of them scented to attract pollinating insects. As there aren’t as many insects around …

Although it’s still jolly chilly outside, the daylight hours are lengthening each day, which means there’s more time to be outside enjoying the garden! There are so many beautiful plants and flowers to be enjoyed at this time of year, many of them scented to attract pollinating insects. As there aren’t as many insects around …

Although it’s still jolly chilly outside, the daylight hours are lengthening each day, which means there’s more time to be outside enjoying the garden! There are so many beautiful plants and flowers to be enjoyed at this time of year, many of them scented to attract pollinating insects. As there aren’t as many insects around …

It’s an exciting time and romantic time in the garden, with lots to do this month and so much to look forward to! Take time out to relax and enjoy the wonderfully scented flowers of Daphne, Sarcococca and Hamamelis. Prune Buddleja davidii now. If you’ve got an old and maybe rather neglected specimen then rejuvenate …

It’s an exciting time and romantic time in the garden, with lots to do this month and so much to look forward to! Take time out to relax and enjoy the wonderfully scented flowers of Daphne, Sarcococca and Hamamelis. Prune Buddleja davidii now. If you’ve got an old and maybe rather neglected specimen then rejuvenate …

I love the excitement of the garden at this time of year with colourful, cheery spring flowers emerging and the promise of so much more to come. It’s such an invigorating and inspiring time with so much to see and do in the garden. Prune Figs. The latex that figs readily emit when you prune …

I love the excitement of the garden at this time of year with colourful, cheery spring flowers emerging and the promise of so much more to come. It’s such an invigorating and inspiring time with so much to see and do in the garden. Prune Figs. The latex that figs readily emit when you prune …

With April sunshine and showers let’s hope we see lots of rainbows this month! Sowing seeds is a wonderfully cost-effective way of gardening and a quick and easy way to provide a valuable source of nectar, pollen and food for insects. If you would like to grow more plants beneficial to bees, butterflies and other …

With April sunshine and showers let’s hope we see lots of rainbows this month! Sowing seeds is a wonderfully cost-effective way of gardening and a quick and easy way to provide a valuable source of nectar, pollen and food for insects. If you would like to grow more plants beneficial to bees, butterflies and other …

The abundance of flowers, fruit and scent makes this time of year feel rather decadent. Enjoy the sights and sounds of summer and enjoy the fruits of your labour this month. Prune Wisteria: after flowering cut back the long whippy green shoots – the current year’s growth – to five or six leaf joints. Pruning …

The abundance of flowers, fruit and scent makes this time of year feel rather decadent. Enjoy the sights and sounds of summer and enjoy the fruits of your labour this month. Prune Wisteria: after flowering cut back the long whippy green shoots – the current year’s growth – to five or six leaf joints. Pruning …

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