Garden Tips

Our Life Member Kate provides us with some good advice as to what to do in the garden month by month

January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December

What about plants which will successfully grow in this area? Here are some recommendations from Kate.
The list will continue to grow, so be sure to check back regularly!

2022 Suggestions

Agapanthus Praecox (African lily)
Caryopteris x clandonensis (Blue Spirea)
Eupatorium purpureum
Miscanthus sinensis (Eulalia)
Parthenocissus quinquefolia (Virginia Creeper)

2021 Suggestions

Amaryllis belladonna (Naked Lady)
Anenome X hybrida
Corokia cotoneaster “Wire Netting Bush”
Crocus Speciosus (Autumn Crocus)
Deutzia X eglantissima
Eucomis comosa (Pineapple Lily)
Galanthus nivalis (Snowdrop)
Hebe “Snowdrift”
Helleborus orientalis (Lenten Rose)
Osmanthus fragrans (Sweet Olive)

2020 Suggestions

Buddleja salvifolia (Winter Buddleja)
Convallaria (Lily of the Valley)
Coreopsis grandifolia (Tickseed)
Iris unguicularis (Winter Iris)
Leocojum aestivum (Snowflake)
Leucanthemum X superbum (Shasta Daisy)
Melianthus minor (Touch Me Not, Honey Flower)
Narcissus Tazetta Daffodils
Perovskia (Little Spires)
Punica Granatum (Pomegranate)

2019 Suggestions

Artemisia absinthium (Wormwood)
Aster amellus (Italian aster)
Clematis tangutica
Crocosmia (Montbretia)
Daphne odora
Deutzia gracilis “Nikko”
Garden Chrysanthemums
Helleborus orientalis (Lenten Rose)
Lonicera Fragrantissima (Winter Honeysuckle)
Sisyrinchium Striatum (Satin Flower)
Skimmia japonica