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From flowers to vegetables, October is a great time to make early sowings and plantings. Here’s a list of our favourite seeds to sow this month for a head start on the year ahead – plus top tips on how and where to plant them.
Ponds are a wonderful way to elevate your garden and attract wildlife. In autumn, juvenile amphibians have departed and adult insects are hibernating, so seize the opportunity to care for your pond by following our top tips.
Edging your lawn after mowing makes a significant difference to how smart your garden looks. From tools to tips, follow our guide for a perfectly manicured result.
Whether you’re getting to grips with a new plot or rethinking the layout of your current garden, it all comes down to clarifying your goals and working in harmony with the space. Design your dream garden with our simple guide.
Early Autumn isn’t too late to plant or sow seeds. And many crops do really well when started in September – producing earlier harvests next spring and summer. Check out our tips on what to grow, and planting methods.
Green manures are great for covering bare patches and providing valuable nutrients for the following crop. Sow before winter for easy plot care through to spring – with our step-by-step guide.
August to October is yew-trimming season – an essential task to encourage dense growth and keep your hedges looking neat until May. Follow our guide on when and how to trim young yew hedges, as well as what to look out for during the process.