Gardening Matters || The mornings are getting cooler

By Dar Brookes
Updated March 6 2022 - 5:24am, first published 5:17am
SCENE STEALERS: The fabulous colours of autumn Hydrangeas. Pop some in a vase and let the water completely evaporate and you may be lucky enough for them to retain the pink, blue and green colours when they dry out fully. Picture: supplied.

The mornings are already getting cooler and the days shorter, indicating that summer is fading and so the rate of growth will start to slow down. Fortunately, that also goes for the weeds. At this time of year hours of future weeding can be saved by preventing weeds going to seed.