Beat the Heat: Essential Gardening Tips for Thriving Plants in Summer

As the winter chill fades and the sun gains strength,

many of us embark on the annual ritual of stowing away our heavy winter clothes and retrieving our light, breezy summer attire.

While eagerly anticipating relief from the cold with this weather change,

we also take necessary steps to avoid falling ill.

9 Essential Gardening Tips for Thriving Plants in Summer

Understanding the climate

Understanding the climate is the initial step towards preparing your garden for the summer months.

Water Wisely

Proper watering is crucial during summer.

Mulch Matters

Apply a layer of organic mulch, such as straw, wood chips, or shredded leaves, around your plants to help retain moisture in the soil, suppress weeds, and regulate soil temperature.

Provide Shade

Set up temporary shade structures or use shade cloth to protect sensitive plants from direct sunlight during the hottest part of the day.