The Lavers and District Horticultural Society
We love to grow!
Jobs for the Month of October 
(as found on
  1. 1
    Divide established rhubarb crowns to create new plants
  2. 2
    Cut back perennials that have died down
  3. 3
    Divide herbaceous perennials
  4. 4
    Move tender plants, including aquatic ones, into a greenhouse or conservatory
  5. 5
    Plant out spring cabbages
  6. 6
    Harvest apples, pears, grapes and nuts
  7. 7
    Prune climbing roses
  8. 8
    Finish collecting seeds from the garden to sow next year
  9. 9
    Last chance to mow lawns and trim hedges in mild areas
  10. 10
    Renovate old lawns or create new grass areas by laying turf