Top Jobs For February

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Top ten jobs for February.

  • Prepare vegetable seed beds, and sow some vegetables under cover.
  • Chit potato tubers. 
  • Still protect blossom on apricots, nectarines and peaches.
  • Net fruit and vegetable crops to keep the birds off.
  • Prune winter-flowering shrubs that have finished flowering.
  • Divide bulbs such as snowdrops, and plant those that need planting ‘in the green’.
  • Prune Wisteria
  • Prune hardy evergreen hedges and renovate overgrown deciduous hedges.
  • Cut back deciduous grasses left uncut over the winter.
  • Check your glasshouse insulation is still secure for the remainder of the cold weather.