Roehampton Garden Society

How to clean your Greenhouse

It isn’t a glamorous job – but, before the weather warms up, take the opportunity to have the ultimate spring clean..

Removing algae, moss and grime lets in more light and helps reduce pests and diseases – says the RHS.

SO – here’s a quick checklist – but the full advice is worth reading.

  1. Remove the plants outside (cover with fleece if cold)
  2. Brush or vacuum to remove dust and dirt
  3. Clean structure with disinfectant or detergent – check the RHS link for details and good advice.
  4. Ease out dirt – often trapped in glass overlap
  5. Replace broken parts
  6. Extend cleaning to propogation area and equipment

Find the full advice from the RHS HERE

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