Prepare Your Garden For Your Summer Holiday

Prepare Your Garden For Your Summer Holiday

If you’re intending to go away for a week or two this summer, you may not have given much thought to your garden. But with a bit of preparation, you can ensure that you return to an outdoor space that’s as lush and beautiful as you left it. An article for the...
Short On Space? Consider A Vertical Garden

Short On Space? Consider A Vertical Garden

If you don’t have a very big garden, or are even limited to a balcony, you may feel as though there’s not much you can do with your outdoor space. After all, how creative can you be when you only have a small patch of land to work with? Well the answer is very...
Rare WW2 Rose Rescued From Extinction

Rare WW2 Rose Rescued From Extinction

The rose is an iconic flower that you can’t fail to recognise, but unless you have a practised eye you might not spot the variety in the blooms that adorn gardens and balconies across the country. One keen gardener who has a particular love for roses has spent time...
How To Grow Wild Flowers

How To Grow Wild Flowers

When you have a garden and spend a lot of time tending to it, of course you want to have a say in how it’s structured, what’s planted and what grows where… but there are lots of benefits associated with allowing part of your garden to grow wild and free, not least...
Don’t Forget Your Garden When Moving House!

Don’t Forget Your Garden When Moving House!

It’s becoming increasingly difficult for people to take that first step on the property ladder. While homeownership may be a distant dream for many, renting doesn’t have to mean you can’t decorate your house like it’s your own home… and the garden is a great place to...
Gardening ‘Good For Your Mental Health’

Gardening ‘Good For Your Mental Health’

If you love nothing more than tending to your garden or allotment, you probably already understand the benefits of spending some time outdoors sowing seeds, tending plants and watering your flowerbeds. For some, gardening has become a lifeline that has helped them...