London (change)
Today 11°C / 5°C
Tomorrow 9°C / 4°C

Fruit and veg job checklist

6 - 12 January 2014

It's time to...

  • Spread a thick layer of mulch (manure or compost) around fruit trees and bushes
  • Plant fruit bushes, trees and canes into enriched soil
  • Prune blackcurrants, cutting out a quarter of the oldest woody stems from mature plants
  • Order blight-resistant seed potato varieties if disease has been a problem in recent years
  • Lift and divide old clumps of rhubarb

Related checklists