Making the Most of Your Garden This Spring

Posted by admin on April 14, 2016


How to Sow Seeds

Spring is a wonderful season for gardeners. Days are bright without being too warm, offering plenty of rain to help things grow. It’s the perfect time for getting out into the garden and sprucing things up, whether it’s weeding, laying new turf or planting beds. Even a balcony or windowsill would benefit from a few potted herbs!

If you would like to make the most of your garden this spring, sowing seeds is a great place to start.


What can I plant?

The choices of seeds available in April and May are almost endless – the warmer soil is ideal for a variety of flowers and vegetable plants. Here are some ideas to get you started: 



For More Information...

The all new Ruxley Manor website is bursting with information on how to look after your garden throughout the seasons. We cover all the best flowers, vegetables, trees and shrubs to plant, as well as common problems to watch out for, such as morning frost and insects.

Take a look at our Monthly Garden Action Plan to find out how to make the most of your garden in April and May.

Find inspiration at Ruxley Manor Garden Centre

We hope you feel inspired to get out into the garden this spring! Pop in to see us at Ruxley to get equipped with everything you need – we have a wide variety of seeds and plants on offer, along with a range of helpful tools for the job. Finish off with a cup of tea and slice of cake at The Mulberry Tree!