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TIME TO PUTYOUR GARDENTOBED!

You might be ready for a little rest and recuperation over the winter but there is still quite a bit to do before you finally put your feet up. Joyce Russell provides a comprehensive task list
Photos: Ben Russell

‘Putting the garden to bed’ conjures images of covering bare patches of earth with duvet-like mounds of mulch, or sheets of polythene drawn tight and tucked in around the edges. Ground coverings are indeed an important part of the job, but it makes a lot of sense to add in a few other tasks to ensure that both garden and gardener can take some rest through the winter.This doesn’t mean that the garden is completely dormant – there can be plenty of winter crops growing – and nor does it mean that the gardener is redundant, but it does mean that all is in good order when the garden bursts into action next spring.

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This month: - Win garden goodies - Great giveaways worth over £1412 - Wiggle Wonders - how worms can boost your harvest - Free parsnip and pepper seeds + claim free currant duo - Pick of the crops - 12 must-grow treats from rasberries to leeks - New season new seeds - latest news on varieties from 2018 - Dare to be different with winter melons & medlars - Plant your own beauty products - 3-pages garlic growing guide - Copositing kit tried & tested - Delicious seasonal recipes