The Lavers and District Horticultural Society
We love to grow!
Jobs for the Month of
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  1. 1
    Divide herbaceous perennials
  2. 2
    Pick autumn raspberries
  3. 3
    Collect and sow seed from perennials and hardy annuals
  4. 4
    Dig up remaining potatoes before slug damage spoils them
  5. 5
    Net ponds before leaf fall gets underway
  6. 6
    Keep up with watering of new plants, using rain or grey water if possible
  7. 7
    Start to reduce the frequency of houseplant watering
  8. 8
    Clean out cold frames and greenhouses so that they are ready for use in the autumn
  9. 9
    Cover leafy vegetable crops with bird-proof netting
  10. 10
    Plant spring flowering bulbs