With Autumn on us, now is the time to think of the long cold Winter ahead.
1. Gather firewood now to keep warm over Winter
(the Autumn firewood collection season started on March 1 – check https://www.ffm.vic.gov.au/firewood/firewood-collection-in-your-region)
2. Prune your trees ready for Winter & to protect against frost
3. Prepare your garden for Spring planting
The best time to prepare a new patch of ground for planting is the Autumn before you intend to plant.
It’s also best to use a rotary hoe when the soil surface is dry. When the weeds are chopped off by the hoe they stand much less chance of re-rooting if the soil surface is dry.
We have everything you need to prepare for Winter/Spring: