Give auriculas and carnations abundance of air, but keep the roots rather dry to prevent damping off.
Layer carnations and pipe pinks in the end of the month.
Increase roses and American shrubs, by layering, budding or cuttings, and go on with the layering of carnations and picotees.
Propagate all sorts of herbaceous plants by rooted slips or suckers; take off layers of carnations, picotees and pansies.
Continue the propagation of herbaceous plants, taking off the layers of carnations, picotees, pansies and chrysanthemums, by the end of the month; choice carnations and picotees may be potted and wintered in cold frames if the season is wet and ungenial.