Hardy vegetables and flowers, the hellebore thrive in spite of frost and cold. Perfect for this time of year, they add some winter colour to our garden!
The worms are preparing themselves for the first frost. Are you?
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How to prevent winter damage
Now’s the time to shelter, stake plants, mulch, and wrap pots to prevent frost damage.
That’s enough from the worms, here’s some tip-top advise from the experts
Here are 10 Easy Ways to Protect Your Pots and Plants
- Choose cold-hardy plants
- Place plants in frost-resistant spots
- Avoid frost pockets
- Harden off seedlings
- Cover plants before nightfall
- Protect plants with cloches
- Warm plants with water jugs
- Water before a frost
- Bring potted plants indoors
- Wrap fruit trees
Great advise from the RHS
Novembers still a good time to move and divide your dormant plants
This is useful for every type of perennial you divide:
Or would you rather train a lily beetle to sit?
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