Home Lifestyle & Travel Home & Garden Garden tasks for July

Garden tasks for July

• Prune the roses from mid-July until early August
• Regularly water spring flowering shrubs, bulbs and flowers
• Fertilize winter flowers with a liquid fertilizer once or twice a month
• Water lawns once a month in warmer areas
• Protect tender plants with frost guard cloth
• Water flowers in containers every second day
• Protect conifers from conifer aphid by spraying the stems and foliage with an organic       insecticide or use insecticide granules sprinkled around the base of the conifer.

- Advertisement -
Previous articleOrganic Design
Next articleA heart-warming read…

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Must Read

Half a dozen stocking fillers…

We found these six books, perfect for presents this Christmas  Don’t Bother – A Misguided Mindlessness Journal by Millie O’Neill is great fun … it’s...

5 ways to spruce up your kitchen…

The kitchen is the heart of any home and, as such, speaks volumes about the people living there. Whether you’ve just moved into a...

Inspire your inner chef with the new Herbalife Nutrition Cookbook (plus two recipes to try!)

There’s something so alluring about a cookbook. From the nostalgia of flipping through the pages of tried and tested recipes – knowing you’ll get...

Don’t let Black Friday turn your bank balance red…

With so many great Black Friday deals already available, be safe and money smart with your shopping! ‘After the year we have had, it may...

Healthy treats for the kids…

With an abundance of fresh peaches, plums and nectarines in season over the summer season, this is the perfect opportunity to get the little...