Gardening tips for October
With the changing seasons, time to make sure all is well in the garden before winter sets in.
Things to do this month
- Clear any fallen leaves regularly.
- Cut back perennials.
- Divide herbaceous perennials and rhubarb crowns.
- Move tender plants into the greenhouse.
- Plant out spring cabbages.
- Prune climbing roses.
- Order seeds for next year.
- Mow lawn for the last time.
- Trim any hedges that need trimming.