Here are some tips to keeping your garden lush over summer:
Remove Any Dead Plants:
Not only are they unpleasant to look at, they can also end up being a home for pests that can spread to your other healthy plants. They can be moved to your compost pile or disposed of permanently.
Get Rid of Weeds:
As your plants grow, they should provide enough shade to hinder the growth of weeds, but they still need to be removed if you see them so they don’t prevent more weeds later down the track.
Pick Your Vegetable Plants Clean:
Fruiting plants such as tomato vines can be picked clean as the fruit begins to ripen. This will prevent the plant from producing over-matured fruit and ensures the longevity of the plant.
Water Your Plants in the Morning:
It’s best to water your plants before the sun rises so the heat of … Read More