December is here, and it’s a month of decadence, revelry and family time for many. Enjoy the lovely hot days, spend time in your garden, eat well, relax. Summer is a great time to catch up on any garden maintenance and reading up on what to plant in the coming months.
It’s a slow time for planting out due to the heat, but a good time for planning autumn crops.
That said, your summer garden can be very productive if planted right, watered well, and offered protection from too much sun. It’s also a good time to propagate cuttings, feed your garden, pruning dead branches and removing spent plants.
What to plant: