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Winter Tips

The weather is cold and blustery, what can you do in the garden?

Start planning this year’s vegetable garden: Planning the Vegetable Garden

Starting Seeds Photo by Markus Spiske on Unsplash


Winter Pruning

The deciduous trees and shrubs are bare and you may be tempted to prune. WAIT! Read these first:

Shrub Pruning Calendar
Deciduous Tree Pruning Calendar

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