The Lavers and District Horticultural Society
We love to grow!
Jobs for the Month of
January
(as found on RHS.org.uk)
  1. 1
    Recycle your Christmas tree by shredding it for mulch
  2. 2
    Clean pots and greenhouses ready for spring
  3. 3
    Dig over any vacant plots that have not been dug already
  4. 4
    Disperse worm casts in lawns
  5. 5
    Inspect stored tubers of Dahlia, Begonia and Canna for rots or drying out
  6. 6
    Prune apple and pear trees
  7. 7
    Start forcing rhubarb
  8. 8
    Plan your vegetable crop rotations for the coming season
  9. 9
    Keep putting out food and water for hungry birds
  10. 10
    Make a polythene shelter for outdoor peaches and nectarines, to protect against peach leaf curl