September Jobs

As the weather warms watch the moisture content of soil – especially pots. Watch for thrips and aphids

October Jobs

Time for dividing. Do not let divisions dry out completely. Give them a seaweed tonic to help them recover. It is better not to fertilise divisions for 6 weeks.

November Jobs

Continue or start dividing if you haven’t already done so. Divide every one to two years.

December Jobs

Check moisture. Keep a look out for pests and diseases. Mulch gerberas grown in the garden but keep it away from the crown.

January Jobs

HAPPY NEW YEAR. Hot months require attention to water, shade and mulch.

February Jobs

Continue to check on water and shade.