According to national signs, summer weather in Central Russia, established after 10 June, the moment will begin to bloom rose. Therefore, planting in the open ground seedlings of cucumbers, tomatoes, pumpkins, squash, peppers, and zucchini, as well as late varieties of cabbage are best to start with the second decade of the month. If you believe in the forecasts of meteorologists, you can start planting works in the garden since the beginning of the month. However, it will not be superfluous to hedge, covering the landing of the film on the night time frost.
Thinning and weeding
In addition to planting seedlings, gardeners are expected in June weeding and thinning of root crops – beets and carrots. The beginning of the month – it's time for these procedures, since the thickening of crops may lead to reduction of yield and quality of vegetables. In the middle of the month you need to thin out seedlings of cucumbers, leaving the major at a minimum distance of 15 centimeters between them. Thus in the furrow can safely pour fertile soil, because tilling the beds with cucumber planting is not recommended because of the risk of damage from roots that are too close to the surface. Usually by mid-June, the cucumbers added a fifth to sixth leaf. After their appearance the top of the plants should prischipnut. This procedure will accelerate the emergence of lateral shoots with female flowers, on which the fruits appear.
Care for strawberries in June
In need of care, raised beds with strawberries. Aisle upon them and the ground under the stalks should mulch with a generous layer of fresh sawdust or straw. You should also remove the moustache and leave only those that you need for the propagation of strawberries. To accelerate rooting, they must be pinned to the ground.
Caring for berry bushes and fruit trees in June
In June, he completes flowering berry bushes and fruit trees. At this time it is extremely important to the timely watering and fertilizing. From lack of water ovary are often overly crumbles, and berries shrinking. After watering the soil between the rows of tree trunks and berry bushes need paraglide and mulch. This will reduce the growth of weeds and prevent the soil from drying out. The young shoots appearing at the base of the berry bushes and trees should be removed to strengthen plants in the period of ovary development. In June, you should trim the raspberries, leaving on the Bush only 8-10 healthy and big shoots. Everything else has to be removed before the Foundation of the earth. The tops of the shoots, which has already reached one meter height, you need prischipnut to enhance tillering and increase crop yields.
The care of flowers in June
We must not forget in June and about flower beds. They also require the attention of the cottager. At the beginning of the second decade of the month can be planted in the open ground the seedlings of annuals such as Impatiens, Petunia, begonia, ageratum, Lobelia, fuchsia. In June should address the Seating and trim of the faded podvorotnya – virus, obriety, Phlox subulate. Melkolukovichnye – murine hyacinth, snowdrops, Scilla, you need to dig, divide and replant in a new location. This should be done only after their leaves turn yellow. At the end of the month comes the turn of hyacinths and tulips. Their bulbs to dig out of the soil, thoroughly dried and sent to storage until the autumn in a dry ventilated place. At this time, can be propagated daffodils, if they grow three years in one place.
Caring for flowering shrubs in June
Flowering shrubs such as forsythia, lilac, compendium, weigela after flowering need pruning. This procedure contributes to the formation of beautiful Bush and regrowth of young shoots, on which are laid the buds for the next flowering. After pruning the shrubs, you can feed complex fertilizer. In mid-June you can start cuttings of flowering shrubs – hydrangeas, roses, spirea and mock orange, perennial flowers, Phlox, chrysanthemums. At this time, easily propagated by layering clematis, so don't miss a moment. Early June is a great time to install the supports for climbing annuals and shaping hedges. Don't forget about the lawn. He not only needs watering. The lawn will be glad to fertilizing and regular aeration procedure, which significantly improve the quality of turf. As you can see, planting in June, the summer visitor is more than enough. But do not forget to care of yourself. In between yard work be sure to make a rest somewhere in the shade.
Advice 2 : What perennial flowers can be planted in June in the country
Group of flowers - biennials is that they can be leisurely to sow the seeds in June directly in the country, bypassing the seedling method of cultivation. In the year of sowing the seedlings grow, forming a nice rosette of leaves and overwinter for the next year bloom profusely. Some of them bloom and in the third year, but flowering already dramatically loses its decorative effect.
The bell average. Very small seeds, so sow them almost superficial. So the soil dries quickly , planting can be held in a shaded place, such as somewhere under an Apple tree. Seedlings appear after two weeks. Fragile the seedlings in late summer and planted in a permanent place. Soil for bells suitable fertile, without stagnant water in the light. During the winter, "kindergarten" it is better to cover the peat.
The bells are a very beautiful group planting on lawns, perennial borders and mixed borders. The flowers are fragrant and stylish look in bouquets. In colder regions where the summer is short, it is preferable to sow the seeds in late may.
Carnation bearded (Turkish). Seeds are sown directly into the flower bed. Later rises cloves 8...10 days to the place of origin is undemanding. Wonderful blooms 1.5 months even in shaded areas on fertile soils, where there is no water stagnation. It hibernates well, but from mice of the Turkish cloves need to cover with spruce branches, thorns from blossoms mugs.
Planted on rocky areas, mixed borders adjacent to perennial flowers will always be successful and beautiful look. Low varieties suitable for growing in pots and on balconies. The flowers have a unique flavor. They cut a long stored in water.
Mallow or stem rose. Modern double varieties are popular today, although plants with simple flowers are very decorative. The seeds are quite large and sow them it is necessary at once to its place. Germinate after 10 to 12 days. Plants have resistance to drought, like light, fertile soil and require in dry weather in summer, copious waterings. But wet soils can not tolerate. In winter, the seedlings need to cover the peat.
The hollyhocks look great as a specimen on lawns. They are planted along fences and walls. Cut flowers are good in bouquets and in the water half the buds open.
Daisy. Small seeds germinate in 5-10 days. Plants are perfectly adapted and bloom even in the heavy, moist, fertile soil in partial shade and in the sun. Give self-seeding.
Daisy with good care can bloom almost continuously. They are planted in different flower beds, pots, balcony boxes. Cut flowers are nice in the water and they make small corsages (buttonholes) and composition.
Forget-me-not. After sowing in 12 -- 14 days shoots appear. Forget-me-nots grow in moist fertile loamy soils without water stagnation. The best place for them is under trees and shrubs. In full sun, in dry weather quickly lost decorative.
Forget-me-nots are planted in groups of bulbous plants of the spring bloom on the lawn near the trees.
Digitalis. Medicinal and ornamental plant, the flowers are similar to bells. Plants up to 150 cm. Seeds are small. Planted Foxglove in areas with fertile, friable soil without stagnant water. Winters well. Drought-resistant and light-requiring.
Digitalis beautiful when planted as separate groups on the lawn and in the neighborhood with other flowers in mixed borders. The whole plant is poisonous, so they are not planted on playgrounds and in places where there are small children.
Hesperis, or noctule (noctule Matron). The plant belongs to the cabbage family. Seeds germinate well. The plant is undemanding to growth, but acidic soils do not like. Flowering plants grow more than 1 m in height. It should be a time to sow, and it will take root at the site for a long time. The fact that noctule liberally sprinkles his seeds after flowering. This is bad and good. Too bad that account or it to transplant (which she is not afraid), or remove entirely, where she is "out of place".
But for all its little flaws, noctule reward the owners charming fragrance of their simple flowers similar to Phlox. A particularly strong flavor appears in the evening hours.
Pansies (viola). The seeds germinate in 8 to 10 days. Fledgling kids are planted in flower beds in late August - early September, with the distance between them is 15...20 see Selection of species and colors is very large. In dry weather require constant copious irrigation.
In landscaping "pansies" are widely used. They are planted in flower beds, lawns, containers, flowerpots, balcony boxes. Pansy loved by peoples of many countries.