Gardening - Jobs for the Week

A Generic Photo of blue flowers. Strong, bright blues flowers stimulate, while pale blues soothe, according to colour psychologist Angela Wright, author of the Beginner's Guide to Colour Psychology. See PA Feature GARDENING Gardening Column. Picture credit should read: PA Photo/thinkstockphotos. WARNING: This picture must only be used to accompany PA Feature GARDENING Gardening Column.
A Generic Photo of blue flowers. Strong, bright blues flowers stimulate, while pale blues soothe, according to colour psychologist Angela Wright, author of the Beginner's Guide to Colour Psychology. See PA Feature GARDENING Gardening Column. Picture credit should read: PA Photo/thinkstockphotos. WARNING: This picture must only be used to accompany PA Feature GARDENING Gardening Column.

:: Cut overgrown Clematis macropetala back hard once flowering is over.

:: Cut lawns at least once a week now grass is growing strongly.

:: Pinch out the tips of trailing plants in hanging baskets to make them bush out. Deadhead as necessary.

:: Hang yellow sticky cards in the greenhouse to trap whitefly.

:: Plant out dahlias raised from cuttings when all danger of frost has passed.