Monthly Gardening Tips

Monthly Gardening Tips

A Year in the Garden

Our gardening guide will help you to remember and to plan what needs to be done in the garden each month, to make the upkeep of your garden easier and to ensure your garden looks its very best throughout the year. If you are a gardening enthusiast or simply taking your first steps in caring for a garden, our comprehensive guide can assist you.

Alternatively, you can call into our garden centres where our knowledgeable and helpful staff will compliment this guide in offering advice and helping you to choose plants, shrubs or products for your garden.

There has never been a better time to start growing your own. If you want to enjoy great tasting, fresh, organic food and save money too you’ll find everything you need at Ashwoods. From seeds and young plants, to essential tools and equipment we can help get you growing. And who better than Ashwoods to give you a helping hand – we’ve been sowing and growing since 1925 so we really know our onions!

Most of the questions that we are asked each week relate to when certain tasks need to take place in the garden. To help you, we have produced a gardening calendar. Month by month, the Gardening Year lists the jobs to be carried out in the garden and the greenhouse

Check out our links below for helpful monthly tips…

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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.