Propagating Tasks in October
Note: As with most advice on gardening the advisors location will often influence the content of the advice.
To alleviate this problem I have produced this chart indicating how you can make adjustments to the timing of events as seen in this website.
I hope you find this useful! .......Tg
Week 40 - 30th Sept. to 5th Oct.
Collect Skimmia berries, extract the seed and sow in pots/trays of seed compost.
Thin out Lettuce seedlings.
Transplant Pieris cuttings into a nursery bed.
Plant out Eucomis bulbils.
Week 41 - 6th Oct. to 12th Oct.
Complete any tasks not completed last week.
Week 42 - 13th Oct. to 19th Oct.
Collect Celastrus seeds.
Prick out Lily bulbils.
Week 43 - 20th Oct. to 26th Oct.
Prick out Cyclamen seedlings.
Dress / clean Gladioli corms and place in store.
Week 44 - 27th Oct. to 2nd Nov.
Prick out Aethiopica seedlings if large enough to handle.
Divide Rudbeckia if required, or wait till new growth emerges in spring.