• Check your winter protection structures are still securely in place
  • Check that greenhouse heaters are working OK
  • Prevent ponds and outside water pipes from freezing
  • Prune apples and pears
  • Deciduous trees and shrubs can still be planted and transplanted
  • Keep mice away from stored produce in sheds or garages
  • Firm the ground around plants lifted by frost
  • Dig over ground reserved for annuals next year
  • Wrap any Mediterranean type shrubs in protective fleece – contact GP Garden Services to purchase fleece
  • Remove heavy falls of snow from hedges, shrubs and trees so that they are not weighed down
  • Service or have serviced garden tools as necessary
  • Ask GP Garden Services if you require a Christmas tree – free delivery!

Have a restful and happy Christmas break and prepare yourself for another Gardening year to begin!