December 17 – December 23

  • Put out a few pansies or winter cyclamen for a bit of colour in containers or use some evergreen plants to give life to the garden close to the house entrance.
  • Division and re-planting of perennials can be carried out in reasonably dry weather, not too frosty as many flowers react very badly to being moved into cold, wet ground.
  • If the tops of ‘perennial’ flowers have become too damaged by the weather, they should be taken off and composted.

 

More on Flowers

Easy CarePerennial flowers | Flower beds | Rockery | Containers

Craig Kingma

Author: Craig Kingma

Hi I'm Craig. I work on Garden.ie and The Irish Garden magazine! We always love to hear from you so please keep in touch and give me your opinions (good or otherwise) on our site.

Leave a Reply