In the Garden – March

Plant

Dwarf Lemon and Lime trees with full size fruit

Plant Autumn flowering natives like Grevillea's to attract the birds

Sow Sweet Peas on St Patrick's Day

Plant your Brassicas now for Winter harvest (Cabbage, Cauliflower, Broccoli, Brussel Sprouts)

Winter - Spring flowering bulbs mid-season when the soil cools

Plant poppies in a sunny sport on Anzac Day

Care

Give Camellias a good dose of Plants Plus Azalea and Camellia Food at the beginning of March

Give your lawns a quick boost feed with Green-Up lawn food

Keep an eye out for hungry aphids on young shoots and buds, knock them out with Pyrethrum spray

Harvest Autumn fruit and vegetables including late season Tomatoes and Pumpkins.