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What to do this week..

1 Dressing.. Apply a combined weedkiller and fertiliser dressing to the lawn.


Earth up maincrop potatoes 3 Sow.. Sow broad beans, French beans, parsnips, peas, rocket, spring onions, turnips, leeks and lettuces if weather permits.

Clean up..

4 Clean the bulbs of early tulips and daffodils, which have had time to die back and store them in shallow trays in a cool shed ready for replanting in October.

Park life..

5 If you live in a cold region, don't be tempted to plant out your summer bedding plants until the end of this month or even early June. Be guided by your local parks - plant out your summer bedding plants when they do.
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Title Annotation:Features
Publication:Daily Record (Glasgow, Scotland)
Date:May 17, 2014
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