Autumn gardening tips

Autumn is quickly approaching and your garden will be undergoing its yearly transformation. To help you get prepared, here is a quick list of things to do in your garden.

What to do in early autumn

  • Bring tender plants under cover before the first frosts arrives
  • Plant spring bulbs
  • Plant spring bedding plants
  • Sow hardy annuals in boarders for earlier flowers next summer
Autumn gardening

Autumn gardening

What to do in mid autumn

  • Tidy up perennials
  • Plant deciduous trees and shrubs
  • Move shrubs that are growing in the wrong places
  • Lay new lawns, making sure the soil isn’t too wet
  • Apply autumn lawn feed

What to do in late autumn

  • Plant roses and hedging plants
  • Clear up fallen leaves and compost them
  • Plant tulips and hyacinths
  • Dig over vacant soil and spread a thick layer of compost

 

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