Top tips for March

  Top tips for March At last we have longer, warmer days after a seemingly very long winter, but the weather can still occasionally be cold and frosty. Make the best of any good weather and get on with the following tasks: Plant asparagus crowns, Jerusalem artichokes, garlic, onion sets, shallots and strawberry plants.  Complete mulching and feeding of fruit, applying a balanced fertiliser such as Growmore or Vitax Q4. Organic growers can use dried chicken manure pellets enriched with organic potassium. Roses will benefit from feeding with a granular rose fertiliser as they come into growth about now. Herbaceous … Continue reading Top tips for March