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Autumn Lawn

Autumn's the season for lawns

Early Autumn's the best time of the year to make improvements to the lawn.

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The autumn invaders

Autumn's the season when pests can become troublesome in our homes and gardens

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Easter gardening

If you can't face the traffic and have decided to spend Easter at home, it gives you the perfect opportunity to get out into the garden.

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May is the month for compost

May is a seasonally appropriate month here in the Southern Hemisphere to begin composting

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April is for planting

April's one of the best months to put in new plants.

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Autumn colour

If you want to have more autumn colour in your garden, take a walk around the neighbourhood in autumn and see which trees do best

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Autumn garden tips

Autumn’s much gentler than volatile summer, with its extremes of heat, drought and flooding rains.

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Autumn is Sweet Pea season

This small, bicoloured flower, with its incredibly strong scent, is something truly special.

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Autumn gardening

Here are some of the most important seasonal jobs in the autumn garden

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The autumn vegie garden

Autumn’s a busy season in the vegetable garden. Here are some tips on what to sow, what to harvest and other timely reminders.

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Autumn’s a busy season in the vegetable garden. Here are some tips on what to sow, what to harvest and other timely reminders.

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Time to grow your own garlic

Some tips on how to grow your own garlic.

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Mother’s Day books for gardening mums

Yates has a number of inspirational gardening books that would make wonderful Mother’s Day presents.

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Autumn Lawn Care

April’s an important month for the lawn because, in most areas, it’s the last chance to get the lawn into shape before winter.

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Plan your Autumn Vegie Garden

Autumn is a great season to grow many vegies. There’s plenty which can go in now. Check out our vegie planting guide for your area at www.yates.co.nz

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Autumn Vegie Garden

Plenty of winter crops can still go into the vegie patch during April.

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Autumn Vegies & Herbs

Depending on your climate, there are plenty of vegies to sow in the cooler months of the year.

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Why Is It So Good To Plant In Autumn?

Autumn is a great time to plant almost anything, from tiny seedlings to large trees. It’s also an ideal time to choose plants for their autumn foliage colours.

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