Jobs in January for Week 2
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Jobs in January for Week 2

onion seedlings

Jobs in January for Week 2


  • When the weather is decent, clean out nesting boxes ready for any early birds wanting to nest.
  • Keep Cyclamen in cool, frost free spots for the rest of the year. They will flourish in porches and unheated rooms that get a lot of light.


  • Sow leek seeds and onions, broad beans and lettuce.
  • Keep harvesting brussel sprouts and parsnips
  • Sow onion seed in the greenhouse


  • Keep deadheading winter pansies and primulas in containers
  • Sow seeds of Pelargoniums, Begonias and Lobelia
  • Reduce watering poinsettias in March; prune back to 10cm. Increase watering in May.
  • Sow sweetpeas (put in, in mid October)
  • Keep checking on bulbs being forced for an indoor display


Clean and sharpen tools

Get lawn mower serviced

Keep weeding to keep chickweed and groundsel at bay


Tidy up the shed; sort out pots into sizes

Clean mowers and strimmers

Remove piles of leaves off wet lawns

On mild days, open greenhouse vents