March

March

Flower/Plants Fruit/Vegetables Greenhouse General
Prune rose bushes Force rhubarb Pot up summer bulbs Build a compost heap
Trim winter-flowering heathers Sow leeks and onions in a heated propagator Feed winter-flowering pot plants Cut back any overgrown ivy
Lift and divide congested clumps of snowdrops and buy new ones `in the green' Start spraying outdoor peach and nectarine leaves to prevent peach-leaf curl Continue sowing seed of summer bedding plants Check borders for weeds and tackle any problem areas
Prune winter jasmine after flowering Sprinkle fertiliser around fruit trees and bushes Bring strawberries in pots under cover for early crops Spread mulches of bark or compost over flower-beds
Plant out gladioli, lilies, galtonias and other summer bulbs Rake over sites for early sowings and cover to warm the soil Start watering fuchsias to bring back into growth Prepare the soil for sowing hardy annuals in April

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Ashwood garden centres located in the historic town of Enniskillen. Co. Fermanagh and Ballymoney, Co. Antrim. Open 7 days a week. we have everything for your garden from plants, shrubs, seeds, BBQ's furniture, pond equipment and landscaping requirements. We also stock bird seed and fish food so that your pets can be healthy. If your new to gardening click on our growing year section for your monthly guide on what to do and when in the garden. Enniskillen is situated 30 miles north of Cavan, 26 miles from Omagh and 40 miles from Sligo. Our Ballymoney garden centre in Antrim is 8 miles from Coleraine, 20 miles from Limavady and the north Antrim coast. We are Northern Irelands leading family run garden centre and stock a range of products for the garden including Suttons seeds, Hozelock, Bradshaws, Hunter Wolf tools, Halls greenhouses.Christmas begins with us in Enniskillen and Antrim for christmas trees.