The Lavers and District Horticultural Society
We love to grow!
Jobs for the Month of
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  1. 1
    Hoe borders regularly to keep down weeds
  2. 2
    Be water-wise, especially in drought-affected areas
  3. 3
    Pinch out side shoots on tomatoes
  4. 4
    Harvest lettuce, radish, other salads and early potatoes
  5. 5
    Position summer hanging baskets and containers outside
  6. 6
    Mow lawns at least once a week
  7. 7
    Plant out summer bedding
  8. 8
    Stake tall or floppy plants
  9. 9
    Prune many spring-flowering shrubs
  10. 10
    Shade greenhouses to keep them cool and prevent scorch