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Garden Guide for December

General Tasks

Mulching

Time to be thinking about mulching to help retain moisture. While soils might not be dry now, it is time to prepare. Try ‘Natural Bark Feeding Mulch’; it is a bark based much designed to fertilise, improve soil structure & retain moisture.

December, November

Vegetable Garden

Protect your vegetables from White Butterfly

Protect brassicas (brocolli, cauliflower and cabbage) from white butterfly using ‘Yates Success Ultra’ or ‘Yates Mavrik’ or ‘Yates Derris Dust’.

Alternatively you can cover your crop with bug netting supported over cane or metal hoops. This also adds protection against birds.

December, February, January, March

Plant Protection

Protect your vegetables from White Butterfly

Protect brassicas (brocolli, cauliflower and cabbage) from white butterfly using ‘Yates Success Ultra’ or ‘Yates Mavrik’ or ‘Yates Derris Dust’.

Alternatively you can cover your crop with bug netting supported over cane or metal hoops. This also adds protection against birds.

December, February, January, March