Alison Anscombe garden and planting design
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Copyright 2011 Anscombe Designs
Photography by David Fox, Christina Fox, Alison Anscombe
Stake tall or floppy herbaceous perennials.

Remove old leaves and flowered stems of Hellebores.

Hoe borders regularly to keep on top of new weeds growing.

Prune spring-flowering shrubs.

Cut flowered Euphorbia stems to the ground to improve new growth and prevent disease.

Liquid feed plants in containers every 2-4 weeks.

Trim topiary especially Buxus.

Remove any reverted shoots on variegated evergreens to prevent them taking over.

•In the pond/water feature:

Add any new aquatic plants and remove blanketweed and duckweed.

Around the garden: