As Spring sizzles into Summer, your vegetable planting focus must be on crops that thrive in proper heat.
Make sure you keep plenty of water up to plants as they mature. Mulch well to retain the moisture in the soil and for the really hot days, consider using a shade cloth to protect your plants from the worst of the sun's heat.
Here are a list of fruit and veggies that do well in our neck of the woods at this time of year:
Once some of this water subsides, you might be in the market for some pavers or steppers to create walkways, outdoor living zones or definition around your home.
We have a new range of beautiful, natural stone steppers and pavers in the yard that can provide a practical and timeless solution where you want to create walkways, or create definition or hard outdoor living areas around your garden.
We’ve had some much needed rain, and it is a very good time to get in to those garden beds, pull out the weeds, and top up the beds with a nice thick blanket of mulch. There are lots of different mulches to choose from and we have put together a quick run down of our top 5 tree mulches to give you an idea of some of what types of applications they suit best.