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Around the garden job checklist - week 5

27 - 2 February 2014

It's time to...

  • Clean and sharpen knives and secateurs, and spray metal tools with oil
  • Put up nesting boxes for birds in suitable trees or on buildings
  • Move shrubs growing in the wrong place
  • Service petrol lawn mowers
  • Search through seed, bulb and nursery catalogues for new plants to grow this year
  • Repair wobbly or damaged fences, and treat wooden structures with preservative

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