Gardening this February - time to think about about the ‘To Do List’

Our Clyst St Mary garden centre manager, Jane, gives her top tips for gardening this February.

Time to think about the ‘To Do List’

Preparation, preparation, preparation… they key to success.

We are beginning to see genuine glimpse of Spring, while inevitably feeling the occasional chill and remnants of winter – there are still some frosts on high ground and hat and scarf winds along the coast, however it’s nothing like as cold and threatening as this time last year!

Bulbs are pushing through, snowdrops are abundant and hints of colour are teasing their way into view. Additionally we are welcoming the longer, lighter evenings and the skies are bringing us more sunshine.

February is the perfect time to begin the process of preparing many parts of your garden, not least your greenhouse. If your greenhouse is anything like mine, it over-winters pretty much alone. Any visits are reluctant and hurried in December and January. Now is the time to make up for the neglect…

Here are some February Tips: 

Here’s to your busy weekend of gardening… enjoy