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18/03/2020

5 things to do in the garden during Coronavirus quarantine

It’s a difficult time, one in which we all have to follow the guidelines in order to keep ourselves and others safe: the Coronavirus, which has been spreading pan-globally, has caused restrictions to be placed on our personal space and day-to-day freedom of movement. But for those of us fortunate enough to have a private garden, no matter how big or small, there’s still the opportunity to enjoy the outdoors in total safety!

17/03/2020

Gardening: the ultimate workout!

Gardening is a great workout for the whole body, which is excellent news if the thought of daily gym sessions and frequent pavement-pounding doesn’t appeal.

10/03/2020

March: Time for scarification

Finally, March has arrived! Despite the inevitably inclement weather, there’s a part of the psyche of the British gardener that tells us instinctively it’s time to get to work! There might not be a huge amount to do, but this period is the time to prepare your lawn in order to help it thrive through the growing-season. Take steps early, and in a few months, you’ll be able to sit back and enjoy the fruits of your labour!

24/01/2020

Take care of the vegetables garden during winter

If you've ever wondered what to do with your vegetable patch in winter, this article is definitely worth a read!

14/01/2020

See your garden blossom by taking action in January!

In midwinter there’s not much for gardeners to do in their horticultural kingdom. However, if you like the idea of exercising your green fingers during the fallow period, there are jobs to be getting on with.

09/01/2020

Protect your favourite plants from cold and snow

Whether they’re pot-plants, flowerbed roses or evergreens, you can protect your favourite plants from the harsh winter conditions by following these simple instructions.

22/11/2019

Autumn checklist for your garden

Autumn has finally arrived: days are getting shorter; nights are getting longer and the temperature’s dropping. So, what can you, as a gardening enthusiast, do right now? Get ready for winter, of course!

24/07/2019

Why gardening is so good for kids

Spending time in the open air is great for children. The fresh air is the best booster, outdoor activities keep them active and, last but not least, they usually love great outdoor spaces.

24/06/2019

Checklist: Garden maintenance during Summer

During Summer, a beautiful and healthy garden is our goal: sudden changes in temperature, weather conditions and small negligence can ruin our efforts. Here you can find 8 easy-to-follow tips, to take care of our garden during summer!

11/04/2019

5 reasons why you should be gardening if you feel stressed

We’ve had a bad day, or something has got us down, so we head out to the garden to do some work, and we start feeling much more like ourselves again...