Winter is here. Yes, I know, it’s hard to believe that we are almost half way through another year.
So, what do I need to do throughout the colder months to keep the garden in good shape? Here are a few suggestions:
What to plant:
Salad Vegetables: Asian Greens, Lettuce, Endive, Salad Greens, Silver Beet, Spinach, Herbs
Root Vegetables: Beetroot, Potatoes, Radishes, Parsnips
Berries: Raspberry, Blackberry, Blueberry, Strawberries
Fruit Trees: Cherries, Apples, Pears, Citrus, Stone Fruits
Jobs to do:
- Clean tools
- Clean out potting shed
- Check use by dates on seeds and garden products
- Work on paths, check garden edging
- Outdoor maintenance
- Prune fruit trees
For more information go to the Winter page of this blog and download the Winter Fact Sheet.