Although having drenched borders, this is an ideal time for establishing hedges and large shrubs, due to the available ground water. Improve the drainage ability of your borders by incorporating horticultural sand as well as organic matter, such as well rotted manure or garden compost.
Revitalise the herb planter by planting hardy herbs, for instance mint, sage and thyme.
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