One plant which is enjoying great
popularity at the moment is the box plant, or Buxus. These are easy to grow,
needing no particular type of soil, and are ideal for using as topiary plants
in pots, or as slow growing hedging. While they are very easy to care for, they
are like any other plants, and do need some attention!Many people are familiar wi..
range of garden furniture has been one of our bestselling lines of the last few years
with good reason. This outdoor furniture is made using polyrattan over an
aluminium frame, which makes it strong, durable and light. Aluminium frames are
extremely rust resistant, making them preferable over a steel frame. With snug
fitting, woven, mid ..
It is the start of February and gardeners everywhere are anxious to get sowing.
Whether your interest lies with vegetable or the flower garden, sowing seeds is
at once one of the most gratifying and cost effective things to do in the
garden. It can be a complicated process for new gardeners, so in this article I
am going to break it down into manag..
What are Potatoes? The Food Of The Nation!It is becoming increasingly popular to grow your own, but many of us are a little uncertain about
the whole thing. You don’t need a lot of land to grow spuds, they can even be
grown in potato bags, pots, or tyres stacked on top of each other!Seed potatoes are available from February onwards, but it is
Late winter / early spring is a time when the gardener gets a bit anxious – seeds are available, pots and trays are in, days are getting longer – we just want to start planting. This time of year, January, is still a bit early, but an ideal time to get going with herbs. Having herbs indoors throughout the winter is something I would encourage every..