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9 Gardening Jobs for November

Gardening Jobs for November - dividing perennials

Gardening jobs for November can be quite different depending on your location and the climate in your region. Here are some general gardening tasks you can consider for November: 1. Gardening jobs for November – Clean up & check for any required maintenance Before winter sets in, it’s essential to clean up your garden. Remove…

10 Things to look for in a Gardener’s Seed Box

Seed Box organiser gift set, showing the divider cards in the compartments.

When choosing a gardener’s seed box, it’s important to consider several factors that can help you organize and protect your seeds effectively. Here are ten things to look for in a gardener’s seed box: Size and Capacity of the Gardener’s Seed Box Ensure the seed box is large enough to accommodate your current seed collection…

Gardening Jobs for August

Gardening Jobs for August - deadheading

In the UK, August is a busy time in the garden as it marks the end of summer and the transition towards autumn. Here are some essential gardening jobs for August. Watering: August can be a dry and warm month, so make sure to water your plants regularly, especially during prolonged dry spells. This can…

Gardening Jobs for July

seed harvesting

Well what gorgeous weather we are having. Although I think we are all crying out for rain, with hosepipe bans becoming more widespread the pressure is on in the garden. July is usually a busy time for gardeners in the UK as the weather is typically warm and plants are in full growth mode. Here…

How do I store seed packets?

store seed packet correctly

It is important to store seed packets properly to maintain their viability and ensure successful germination when you’re ready to plant them. Here are some guidelines for storing seed packets: Cool and dry location Seeds should be stored in a cool, dry place. Moisture and heat can reduce their viability. Aim to store seed packets…

Gardening Jobs for April

Gardening jobs for April - Seed sowing

Get  inspired – Here are your gardening jobs for April. So how is your garden looking? I really enjoyed seeing the Hellebores Bloom in March, and now we should have the joy of all these gorgeous bulbs coming to life.  Well I said it didn’t I. We can still get snow in March and we…

When to use Seed Harvest Envelopes & 5 reasons why to deadhead flowers

pink and white foxgloves in bloom

Flowers naturally reproduce, giving their garden loving humans a wonderful display.  However we need to do our part to keep these displays at their best, and know when to allow them to spread those seeds. I will be telling you when to use Seed Harvest Envelopes & 5 reasons why to deadhead flowers. I hope…

What is the best way to store seeds for a Year?

As Autumn has arrived and the weather seems to have turned, its time to think about your seed storage. Here I am going to give you 5 Tips for how to store your seeds to give them the best chance to maintain good viability and enabling them to make it through to the next sowing…

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