Gardening Advice

  1. How to Keep Your Patio Weed Free (and Moss Free Too)

    How to Keep Your Patio Weed Free (and Moss Free Too)

    Patios are emerging from the dark winter and wet spring looking worse for wear. Algae and moss are causing major slip hazards and weeds are emerging from every poorly mortared joint. But sorting

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  2. A Guide to Raised Beds and Garden Planters

    4'11 x 1'8 (1.5x0.5) Forest Victoria Planter

    Read our gardening expert's top tips on raised beds and garden planters to help your own container plants thrive.

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  3. Shed Clean in 2018: New Year, Tidy Shed

    Shed Clean in 2018: New Year, Tidy Shed

    There, it’s over. All the happy activity and social whirl of family and friends, the hunt for AAAs and calls of ‘have you kept the receipt?’ have gone. Christmas is a distant memory and New Year’s Eve well, came and went.

    And now it’s 2018 (jus

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  4. Autumn Garden Guide: October tasks

    Autumn Garden Guide: October tasks

    With autumn well and truly upon us, gardens and outdoor buildings/structures need a bit of TLC this month to make sure they are ready to withstand the colder weather and the leaves falling from trees. We look at all of the crucial October tasks to

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  5. An Interview with The Guide to Gay Gardening

    An Interview with The Guide to Gay Gardening

    Recently we caught up with Geoff, the man behind The Guide to Gay Gardening. From keeping hens to making the most out of a smaller, urban garden – we talk about

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  6. Autumn Garden Guide: September Tasks

    Autumn Garden Guide: September Tasks

    Autumn Garden Guide: September tasks

    With summer on the way out, now is definitely the time to start thinking about your garden for autumn. We look at the September tasks that are absolute must-do to make sure your g

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  7. August gardening: Everything you need to know

    August gardening: Everything you need to know

    Lazy days slumbering in the sun? Forget that – it's still busy when it comes to gardening.

    Just when you thought it was safe to dust off the deckchair, slap on the sun cream or even dare to go away from the garden for a couple of weeks, August b

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  8. An Interview with Capital Growth - London's Food Growing Network

    An Interview with Capital Growth - London's Food Growing Network

    We spoke to the great people at Capital Growth, London’s food growing network with over 2,000 members, about what they do and how to get involved.

    They strive to g

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  9. How Gardening Can Improve Your Health

    smiling woman watering her garden with a silver watering can

    We all know gardening is good for us but do you know why? Explore all the benefits fo gardening in our latest blog.

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  10. Autumn Garden Guide: August tasks

    Autumn Garden Guide: August tasks

    With Summer here, there is still some work to do to help get the garden prepared for the next season. We look at all of the key August tasks that you need to do to make sure your garden thrives through the end of summer and into the start of autumn.

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