A Sunny Winter's Day in Your Garden This blog offers a day-long itinerary to guide you through a day of gardening during December in the UK – perfect for the sudden cold spell we’re experiencing. It’s designed to keep you focused on suitable garden tasks to enjoy this month and ensure you stay warm and safe in the freezing conditions. Follow my plan precisely, or adapt it to suit your garden and abilities. Oh, and don't worry—I've scheduled some time to warm up, too. Sometimes, the best way to appreciate your frosty garden is to snuggle up in your...
Going away for a summer holiday is a the highlight of the year for many of us. But, the promise of a well-deserved break also brings with it worry over how our plants will survive. Here's what I did to keep my plant hydrated when I went on holiday.
A guide to deadheading the flowers in your garden and the reasons why to do it. This is an easy way of keeping your garden looking tidy and it will also extend the flowering period of your plants.
An in-depth look at DIY and ready-made supports available to grow your sweet pea plants on.
A description of the maintenance required for ornamental and utility lawns, including mowing, scarifying, feeding and pest control.