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I transfer my compost from an open pile to a plastic composter when the pile has started to work. I get lots ...

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Hi Ctace. Your topic is more in depth and history based than we can help with in RHS Gardening Advice, ...

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Keep plants looking good by regularly dead-heading. Other jobs to do include:

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    Give the lawn a summer feed

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    Harvest apricots, peaches and nectarines

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    Check clematis for signs of clematis wilt

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