April is the month that sees the most change in the garden, so there’s loads of gardening jobs to get stuck into. In the beginning, spring has barely sprung, but by the end of the month your garden will be blooming into flower. Now the weather’s getting warmer and the first flowers are blooming, it’s a great time to get out in your garden! This month is also the time to start laying in the groundwork for a bountiful harvest in summer. Here are the main April gardening jobs to get cracking on this month.

Main Garden Jobs For April

  • Sowlawn seedor apply turf to repair any bare patches or add new lawn areas.
  • Border lawn edgingadds the perfect finishing touch to your garden design and reduces weed transfer!
  • Invest in awater buttto make the most of the summer rainfall and provide your plants with chemical-free water
  • Now is your last chance to order these in time for summer, so make sure to check out oursummer bedding plantsandhanging baskets.

Flowers for April

Raised Beds and Planters

Greenhouses Jobs

  • Scrub with hot soapy water: This will get rid of pests and let in more light for plants.
  • Grow flowers and vegetables, some tender varieties aren’t ready for the outdoors yet. So grow them in your greenhouse,cold frame greenhousesorpolytunnel.

Encouraging Wildlife

  • Sowwildflowersto provide nectar for hard-workingpollinators.
  • Now hedgehogs are out of hibernation, treat them to a meal of cat/dog food.
  • Bee Houseprovide a habitat for solitary bees.
  • Welcome wild birds by keepingbird feedersandbird bathsfilled for our feathered friends.

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