Week 32: Gardening jobs for early August

Week 32: Gardening jobs for early August

Keep deadheading flowers so that they keep producing more flowers until the first frosts Take Yew hedge cuttings. Take semi ripe cuttings to a length of 6 to 8 inches. Put them straining into a plastic bag so that they don’t try out. Cut to size and then bury...

The Best Half-Term Getaways in Britain

Escape to the countryside this half term This weekend children up and down the country will rejoice as they break up for a week’s half term holiday (schools reopen on Monday 26th). Aside from being a great opportunity to regroup with the family after the stress of...