Video: Pleasant Chores Of August
2023 Author: Sebastian Paterson | [email protected]. Last modified: 2023-11-26 20:34
In August, the collection of apples and pears begins. If there are 10-15 fruits on the tree, then you can take your time - let them fully ripen, color. But if the harvest is such that the branches are propped up by chatals, then you cannot drag out the harvest. Slice up the apple. If the seeds begin to turn a little brown, then you can start harvesting. They will reach in prone.
But the apple tree will breathe a sigh of relief, better prepared for winter and for the next harvest. They removed apples, pears, any fruits and berries - feed the trees, give them water. Do not leave fallen fruits and berries on the ground, they must be collected and burned. With late varieties that ripen in September, you need to do the same.
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The fruiting of remontant raspberries is in full swing. What a pleasure it is! The leaves are already beginning to turn yellow on the trees in the garden, it smells in the fall, but you just can't move away from the bush with juicy tasty berries, you want to eat everything. And tomorrow new ones will ripen - and everything will be repeated. Thanks to the breeders for such notions - from July to October you can eat raspberries.
By October 14, all work on the site is usually completed. We cut off all remontant raspberries before leaving home. I put the cut stems on the soil. I say thank you to everything that is on the site - and until spring!
Luiza Klimtseva, experienced
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This month there is a lot of everything: gardening and gardening, harvesting and using the crop, protecting plants from pests and diseases, preparing storage facilities for the winter period
Any owner of a summer cottage or garden plot at the end of summer always has a lot of work. First of all, this, of course, is the harvesting of the grown gifts of summer. However, in August, we must not forget about the need to complete three more very important tasks. This is pruning fruit trees, dividing and replanting spring flowering perennials and re-sowing a number of early ripening vegetable crops