Now we're into October, the dark nights will draw in, the clocks will go back and we may encounter the first frost. But do not despair, we're graced by the lovely autumnal colours, the days can still be glorious sunshine, and there is still plenty to do out in the garden. Now is the time to...
Pamper Your Soil
Apply in autumn to decompose and enrich ready for spring
Blended Loam 20ltA carefully manufactured, high quality soil, consisting of sandy loam and organic matter. RHS endorsed.£8.15
Lime 25kgUse garden lime to effectively neutralise soil acidity and provide essential calcium for healthy plant growth.£15.49
Improver 50lt BagAn organic, natural soil improver, excellent for adding organic matter and enhancing the fertility of soils.£8.40
Feed Your Plants and Lawn
Rejuvenate after the long summer, and prepare for winter
Bonemeal 25kgAn organic fertiliser that provides phosphates and nitrogen. Slow and steady release of nutrients over a long period.£18.00
Tuck Up Your Border Plants
Protect roots from the inevitable drop in temperature and help regulate moisture
Apply The Finishing Touches
A tidy alternative to bark mulch, in regulating moisture and preventing weeds
Basalt 14mm 25kgAn angular volcanic stone it is perfect for drives, paths and water features.£12.50
40mm Chippings 25kg BagHeather blue in colour, these slate chippings are look stunning both dry and wet. Popular for mulching.£12.50
Granite 6mm 25kgThese granite cobbles are a speckled silver grey colour and are always a popular choice.£12.50
And Embrace Autumn Gardening
As gardeners, we have to love all seasons!
October Gardening Jobs
Ps, now is the time to sow sweet peas under glass, and don't forget to refill bird feeders regularly.