Garden Corner – December

Jo’s Garden Corner – December   Remove fallen leaves from lawns, pond and borders. Take hardwood cuttings of Berberis, buddleja, Salix and Forsythia. Improve clay soils by incorporating organic matter such as composted bark and well-rotted farmyard manure as...

Garden Corner – November

Jo’s Garden Corner – November Soggy, brown, collapsed plants are an eyesore and deserve nothing better than cutting back and a decent burial on the compost heap. Cut down herbaceous stems and clear the tatty remains of annuals, but do leave a little cover...