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Garden Tips For August

  1. Trim lavender after flowers have faded to ensure more flowers.
  2. Take cuttings from tender perennials like pelargonium's and fuchsia.
  3. Lift and dry onions.
  4. Cut and dry herbs for winter use.
  5. Collect seed from hardy annuals to re-sow next year.
  6. Harvest early varieties of apple and pears.
  7. Continue weeding and watch for slug damage.
  8. Last chance to summer prune wisteria.
  9. Get ahead..Divide perennials towards the end of the month.
  10. Plant of the month.. Echinacea " Coneflower"