March Posts & Garden Jobs

In theory, summer is over and this is the first month of Autumn.
When cool enough, it\’s time to prune, divide, propagate, fertilise, put in new plants – and plant sweet peas!

Planting & Propagation

Plant flowers: alyssum, marigold, petunia, cornflower, pansy, statice, stock, viola, sweet peas

Plant food: capsicum, cucumber, eggplant, potatoes, sweet corn, sweet potato, tomato

March 2017


Early March and it’s still very hot, very dry.  Promised rain seems to go around us. On the verge: Gerberas have come up for their second season and are flowering well. The soil has definitely improved. Zinnias are still flowering. A blue dot marks where the street tree will go. March 19, 2017: After yet… Read more

March Posts, Garden Jobs & Reminders