Monthly Gardening Tips
Find monthly gardening tips so that you can get your back garden looking spick and spam no matter what time of the year it is! You'll never be stuck for jobs when you read one of our what to do in garden articles. One for every time of the year, winter, spring, summer, and autumn. Because your garden is year-round, not just for the summer!
What to do in the Garden this Month
Read through the tips for inspiration on what you can do on a monthly basis. Your garden needs careful attention all year round, so make sure that you give it everything it needs whether you need a coat or not! Remember that great summer gardens are forged in the winter!
What to do in the garden in March03-03-2017
March is such an exciting month! There are seeds to sow, new plants to choose, and spring to enjoy. Here are a few of the jobs you can get on with this month
What to do in the garden in February01-02-2017
Slowly, slowly, the season begins to get into gear as you set about tidying borders and sowing the first seeds ready for the coming year. Here’s your list of jobs in the garden this month
What to do in the garden in January02-01-2017
There’s no denying that January can be a bracing month in the garden – but it’s also the start of an exciting new season, and there’s plenty to get on with outdoors.
What to do in the garden in December07-12-2016
On a brisk, clear December day there’s nothing nicer than working up a warm glow outside in the garden. Here are the jobs you can get on with this month:
What to do in the garden in November03-11-2016
As winter starts to bite, it’s time to batten down the hatches and make sure the garden is shipshape ready for the bad weather to come. Here are some of the jobs you can be getting on with this month.
What to do in the garden in October30-09-2016
The brilliant colours of autumn, caught by rays of mellow sunshine, are among the highlights of the gardening year. It’s also time to put the garden gently to bed, so there’s plenty to get on with this month!
What to do in the garden in September01-09-2016
As the sun dips lower, things get busy in the garden again. The autumn harvest needs gathering in, and late summer flowers are at their best - so gear up and get stuck in to this month’s jobs around the garden.
What to do in the Garden in August03-08-2016
It’s all too easy to hit the gardening doldrums in August, so concentrate all your efforts on keeping the display at its peak. Here’s our list of jobs to be getting on with this month.
What to do in the Garden in July02-07-2016
It’s not so much gardening as refereeing at this time of year: it’s a full-time job just keeping everything in order! Here are a few of the jobs you can be getting on with this month.
What to do in the garden in March07-03-2016
The main question this month is where to start! Don’t worry - we’ve got it sorted with our list of the essential jobs to be getting on with over the next few weeks.
What to do in the garden in February09-02-2016
The sap is rising – and it's time for early bird gardeners to get out and doing. There are veg seeds to sow, pruning to finish and a good tidy-up before the season ahead. Let’s get started!
What to do in the garden in January08-01-2016
The start of the new year marks your last few weeks on easy street before seed-sowing starts in earnest. Make the most of it by finishing off the winter jobs and getting ready for the new season.
What to do in the garden in December:29-11-2015
It may be chilly outside, but there's nothing like a bright, clear frosty morning to make you want to get out in the garden. There's plenty to be getting on with this month, too.
What to do in the garden in November01-11-2015
Early winter is a time for planning, and for making sure your garden is tucked up snugly for its winter rest. Here are your jobs to get on with this month.