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.

 

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