Monthly Gardening Guides from Team Tong

We're here to ensure you get the best from, and thoroughly enjoy your garden!

We're here to help you keep your garden looking great as well as discover what will grow well in your plot - whether you're growing your own, adding to beds and borders or dealing with problem pests. Our team of experts are on hand to lend you their hints, tips and advice and have shared this below.



Winter is here! January might be the middle of winter but it's now that the days start to get longer and your garden will start to grow. This is a great time of year to plan for the year ahead, enjoy the fresh air and check your winter protection against any severe weather. Our team at Tong are happy to help and have put together a quick guide.



Spring is in sight!This is the month of love and the days are getting longer, so it's time to dust off your garden wear and step into your Green Room as there's plenty to be getting on with in the garden. For a list of jobs to do this month, click here!



Spring is in the air! The garden is bursting into life, so it’s a time for new growth and fresh ideas, so we’ve asked our experts at Tong to share their hints and tips with you as your gardening to do list grows!



Hello Spring! Spring is finally here, full of promise with longer, sunny days spent outdoors! It’s a great time of year to get out into the garden, whether it's pruning, planting, tidying or sowing! Here's our top gardening tasks for April...



Things are heating up!!It's beginning to look a lot like summer - the days are getting warmer and the garden is starting to find its colour. It's time to get the most out of your green room and, as always, our team at Tong are here to help you with their expert tips and have put together a few key jobs to do in your garden this month…



Hello Summer!!The days are longer, it's warmer outside and the sun is shining so it’s time to make sure that the garden is in good shape for the summer months ahead. June is a great time to keep your fingers green so, click here for our team's gardening guide!

Gardening tips for July from our team here at Tong Garden Centre


Here comes the summer sun!!We can't wait to enjoy lazy summer days, firing up the BBQ and enjoying some outdoor fun. Here at Tong, we've got all the essentials to celebrate summer with family and friends. And to keep your garden in top shape, take a look at our quick guide, full of hints and tips from our team here at Tong.

Gardening tips for August from our team at Tong Garden Centre


The temperatures are rising!!August is usually one of the hottest months of the year and a month we usually like to spend enjoying a well earned holiday so, when you are at home, our team at Tong have put together a few hints and tips to help you in the garden this month...



The seasons are changing!! Although the weather is getting cooler and the days are getting shorter, this is a fantastic time in your garden to plant and tidy ready for the colder winter months ahead, it’ll be worth the effort! This month our team of garden experts at Tong recommend



This is a great month to be tidying, planting and enjoying the beautiful Autumn sunshine, so our team at Tong have put together a quick guide to help you enjoy your garden this month!



With the cold season fast approaching it's a great time to be preparing your garden for those long winter months and our team have put together a quick guide to help in your green room this month!



Winter is coming!! The temperatures have dropped, we're wrapping up warm, and some of us have already started to turn the heating on at home. It's also time to tend to your outdoor space to prepare for winter. Our team at Tong are happy to help and have put together a quick guide!