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Fruit and veg job checklist

22 - 28 February 2016

It's time to...

  • Sprinkle a handful of sulphate of potash fertiliser around the base of fruit trees and bushes
  • Plant new raspberry canes and blackberry plants
  • Prepare beds to plant asparagus
  • Place tunnel cloches or simple sheets of polythene over beds to warm soil for early sowings
  • Carry on sowing seeds in pots or trays in the greenhouse, ready to transplant later, including Brussels sprouts, spring cabbage and onions

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