Top Tips for June
Pinch out side shoots on tomatoes.
Plant out summer bedding.
Shade greenhouses to keep them cool and prevent scorch.
Position summer hanging baskets and containers outside.
Harvest lettuce, radish, other salads and early potatoes.
Mow lawns once a week (consider leaving some areas uncut for wildlife.
Hoe borders regularly to keep down weeds.
Stake tall or floppy plants.
Prune many spring flowering shrubs.
Plan your vegetable crop rotations for the common season.
Keep putting out food and water for hungry birds.
Make a polythene shelter for outdoor peaches and nectarines to protect against peach leaf curl.