October jobs for the garden

Greengage TeamMonthly jobs for the garden

Pumpkin
October definitely can feel like a month for tidying and beginning the putting the garden to bed. It’s important to start preparing for frost and keeping on top of the fallen leaves even if it does feel like a never-ending battle. It is essential to ensure light is getting through to the plants and to prevent diseases spreading. It is ... Read More

Building a wildlife pond

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pond
Ponds are a fantastic way of increasing biodiversity in your garden. It is not just aquatic species that benefit but also other species as they provide water during dry spells and shelter amongst the plants. They are really important for insect life, many species use ponds as nursery grounds for their larvae and provide food for predators. They can be ... Read More