Garden tips for June

As we enter June the RHS have again given us their best hints and tips to help make the most of the garden this summer. With extra light and warmth as we enter the summer months you will notice sudden bursts of growth encouraged by this change in weather.

Here are your tips for June 2017;

  1. Hoe borders regularly to keep down weeds
  2. Be water-wise, especially in drought-affected areas
  3. Pinch out sideshoots on tomatoes
  4. Harvest lettuce, radish, other salads and early potatoes
  5. Position summer hanging baskets and containers outside
  6. Mow lawns at least once a week
  7. Plant out summer bedding
  8. Stake tall or floppy plants
  9. Prune many spring-flowering shrubs
  10. Shade greenhouses to keep them cool and prevent scorch

We hope that these tips are useful for you. if you want any more help, follow this link the RHS website.

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