National Gardening Week is upon us. An annual event organised by the RHS to encourage more people to take part in the healthy and productive outdoor activity of gardening, runs this year from 27th April to 5th May and is
Vertigarden is a simple and affordable modular vertical growing system that allows anyone to create a vertical garden. The VertiGarden Modules have been designed to provide an easy to use, versatile and re-useable vertical growing system for professionals and home
When timed right, buddleia are a magnet for late summer butterflies and we have a fabulous selection of Buzz patio buddleia on the Nursery just bursting into colour and attracting a lot of attention. It is interesting to note that
BBQs will be out in earnest over the next couple of months when the kitchen zone moves outside into the garden. Many of you will be seasoned BBQ experts, others, novices getting to grips with the whole outdoor cooking lark,
The horrifying truth about hedgehogs! Hedgehog numbers halved since the millennium. Gardeners can do their bit to arrest the decline.
We have all heard that these charming creatures are in decline but a new report reveals that Britain has lost half its hedgehogs in less than two decades. Hedgehogs are renowned as a gardener’s friend, as they eat snails, slugs
A vase of fresh flowers straight from the garden can instantly make a house feel more like a home and growing cut flowers yourself is easy if you choose the right plants and will save you £££ at the florist.
This year we are supporting BBOWT, one of our chosen charities, at Countryfile Live. We have been asked to provide pollinator friendly plants including Heleniums, French marigolds (Tagetes) various herbs inc Fennel, several varieties of mint, Hyssop, Thyme and other plants.
As i’m sure many of you are already aware the RHS Chelsea Flower Show has returned for another year, undoubtedly one of the highlights of the gardener’s calendar year. Many of our customers regularly attend the annual event which draws visitors
This year marks the 300th anniversary of the birth of Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown, a designer who changed the national landscape and created a style which has shaped people’s picture of the quintessential English countryside. As the first ever celebration of
Often overlooked as being purely for culinary purposes, most herbs are a pleasure to behold with many having beautiful delicate flowers in season, and with scents that bring magic to a garden throughout the year. Some varieties are even used