🥒 GROW YOUR OWN THIS MARCH 🥒

🥒  GROW YOUR OWN THIS MARCH 🥒 Spring is near and it’s time to get your fruit and veg garden started.  Here’s…

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🌧️ 5 SOLUTIONS FOR SLIPPERY DECKING 🌧️

 5 SOLUTIONS FOR SLIPPERY DECKING ️ When wet, slippery decking can present a serious hazard. Here are five ways to…

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5 HOUSEPLANTS FOR SMALL ROOMS

5 HOUSEPLANTS FOR SMALL ROOMS Houseplants bring life and vitality to a room and they not only look great, they’re…

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 5 GARDEN JOBS TO DO THIS FEBRUARY  

 5 GARDEN JOBS TO DO THIS FEBRUARY  Even though the weather is dull and grey, you can prepare for the brighter…

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 WHAT TO PLANT THIS FEBRUARY  

 WHAT TO PLANT THIS FEBRUARY  Is this the year to transform your garden? Do you dream of sunny days surrounded by…

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 5 STUNNING ROSES TO TRAIL OVER ARCHWAYS 

 5 STUNNING ROSES TO TRAIL OVER ARCHWAYS  The beauty of climbing and rambling roses is that they provide a…

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🥔 5 FRUIT AND VEG PATCH JOBS TO DO THIS FEBRUARY 🥔 

🥔 5 FRUIT AND VEG PATCH JOBS TO DO THIS FEBRUARY 🥔 It’s never too early to start work on your fruit and vegetable…

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🌶️ GROW YOUR OWN THIS FEBRUARY 🌶️

Do you fancy growing your own fruit and veg this year? Here’s what you can plant in February: ✓ Apples –…

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HOW TO CARE FOR YOUR OUTDOOR WOODEN FURNITURE THIS WINTER

Your outdoor furniture works hard all summer. Not only that but it takes a lot of punishment from the elements. Look after your wooden furniture this…

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TOP TIPS FOR PLANTING A CHERRY BLOSSOM TREE

Cherry blossom trees can become the centrepiece of your garden, providing a stunning array of colours throughout the…

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6 GARDEN ACTIVITIES TO DO WITH CHILDREN THIS HALF TERM

If you’re wondering how to keep the kids or grandkids entertained this half-term, why not start by letting them loose in the garden? It’s a great way…

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TOP TIPS FOR PLANTING APPLE AND PEAR TREES

When choosing your apple and pear trees, look for well-developed fibrous roots. WHERE TO PLANT If you plant your tree in a sunny, sheltered position,…

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ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE KANZAN CHERRY BLOSSOM TREE

Kanzan is one of the most popular Japanese flowering cherry blossom trees. In March and April, it produces masses of…

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A BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO CHOOSING A CHERRY BLOSSOM TREE

Cherry blossom trees offer delightful spring flowers followed by colourful summer and autumn foliage. They’re popular because they bring the wow…

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HOW TO PRUNE CLIMBING ROSES

Climbing roses have long, stiff stems which are more structured than rambling roses and are easy to train over arches and up pillars. They are…

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A BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO CHOOSING A PEAR TREE

A BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO CHOOSING A PEAR TREE As with apples, pears are divided into two categories; dessert pears for eating and cookers for cooking.…

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A BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO CHOOSING AN APPLE TREE

Apple trees are one of the easiest fruit trees to grow. You can choose dessert apples for eating or cookers for stewing. POPULAR DESSERT VARITIES…

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WHAT TO PLANT THIS NOVEMBER

November is a great time to plan ahead and decide what new plants you’d like to introduce into your garden. ✓ Hedges – November is the ideal month…

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WHAT TO HARVEST THIS NOVEMBER

As the nights draw in, it’s a lovely time to enjoy the fruits of your garden labour. Here’s just some of the produce you can harvest: ✓ Brussels…

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GROW YOUR OWN THIS NOVEMBER

You may think there’s nothing more to be grown until next Spring, but some fruit and veg can still be planted: ✓ Broad beans – Unless you’re in a…

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