Things to do in October

Purple berries on the callicarpa
Purple berries on the callicarpa

The nights are drawing in and there’s a slight chill in the air. Autumn has arrived, and there’s still plenty to do in the garden. October is the time for spring planning, but make sure you also enjoy the month’s golden colours and late flowering perennials. Wrap up and savour the beauty of autumn.

Planting inspiration 

Jobs in October

Ways to help garden wildlife

The vegetable garden