Cleaning the greenhouse

Get your greenhouse ready for the start of spring, by following our No Fuss Guide.

A table displaying which months are best to sow, plant and harvest.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
To do
To do

Do To do in January

Do To do in February

Do not To do in March

Do not To do in April

Do not To do in May

Do not To do in June

Do not To do in July

Do not To do in August

Do not To do in September

Do not To do in October

Do not To do in November

Do To do in December

In this No Fuss Guide, Alan Titchmarsh shares his tips on preparing your greenhouse for spring. He offers advice on refreshing water butts and boosting available light levels for overwintering plants, so they don’t become tall and leggy. Then, Alan explains how to clean ventilators and clear dirt from the gaps between panes of glass. He outlines the benefits of clearing the guttering and how to prevent stored pots from harbouring pests and diseases.