Winter Garden JobsWinter garden jobs

Winter Garden Jobs. It is still a busy time in the garden, we can carry out the following jobs for you over the winter months:

  • Clear up fallen leaves – especially from lawns, ponds and beds

  • Build compost areas and bins

  • Plant bulbs for a spring display next year

  • Supply and plant bare root shrubs, trees and hedging

  • Prune roses to prevent wind-rock

  • Supply and plant out winter bedding

  • Insulate outdoor containers from frost

  • Prune open-grown apples and pears

  • Prune acers, birches and vines

  • Deciduous trees and shrubs can still be planted and transplanted

  • Take hardwood cuttings

  • Dig over any vacant plots that have not been dug already

  • Repair and re-shape lawn edges

  • Prepare vegetable seed beds, and sow some vegetables under cover

  • 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

  • Prune conservatory climbers

  • Cut back deciduous grasses left uncut over the winter

  • Gritting and snow clearance

  • Garden design, create planting plans

  • Repair or replace existing fencing & sheds