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August

  1. Prune wisteria and tie in the new growth
  2. Prune fruit trees that have been trained in espalier, cordon or fan shapes
  3. Deadhead flowers regularly to promote repeat blooms
  4. Water everything well especially in hot dry spells
  5. Cut gladioli for displaying indoors but leave at least four leaves on each plant
  6. Harvest sweetcorn and other vegetables
  7. Continue cutting out old fruited canes on raspberries
  8. Lift and pot up rooted strawberry runners
  9. Keep ponds and water features topped up
  10. Improve the structure of the soil with green manures

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