Tags » Garden Calendar May

Sowing Hardy Annuals

Hardy annuals can be sown this month, either in pots or baskets or directly in beds. [Photo CCBY SamHowzit]

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Don't Cut

Spring flowering bulbs should not be cut down, they should be allowed to die down naturally.  [Photo CCBY JimthePhotographer]

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Check Your Soils

Before planting something in your garden it is a good idea to use a test that tells you about the soils pH level. [Photo CCBY KarenRoe]

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Grape Growth

To encourage the growth of grapes you should pinch off the newer shoots of the plant.  [Photo CCBY EPhotos]

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Feed and Mulch

Beds and borders can do with a quick mulch or feed, apply them this month for best results. [Photo CCBY KathleenConklin]

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