The Lavers and District Horticultural Society
We love to grow!
Jobs for the Month of November 
(as found on
  1. 1
    Clear up fallen leaves - especially from lawns, ponds and beds
  2. 2
    Raise containers onto pot feet to prevent water logging
  3. 3
    Plant tulip bulbs for a spring display next year
  4. 4
    Prune roses to prevent wind-rock
  5. 5
    Plant out winter bedding
  6. 6
    Cover brassicas with netting if pigeons are a problem
  7. 7
    Insulate outdoor containers from frost - bubblewrap works well
  8. 8
    Stop winter moth damage to fruit trees using grease bands around the trunks
  9. 9
    Put out bird food to encourage winter birds into the garden
  10. 10
    Use a seasonal bonfire - where this is allowed - to dispose of excess debris unfit for composting