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How to Keep Your Plants Thriving in Autumn

With the onset of Autumn, our plants will begin to slow down their growth anticipating darker, shorter days and cooler temperatures. It is also a period that can make plants more vulnerable to certain pest and disease. Our top 4 care tips to keep your plants thriving are: Decrease Watering: Plants will use less water during the cooler months, water only as needed and when the surface of the soil is dry. To test if watering is required, stick your finger in the soil. If the surface is damp 2 cm from the top give your weekly water a miss and check in again in a few days or a weeks time. Check for Pest and Disease: Pests such as fungus gnats thrive in damp soil. Apply an organic disease...

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