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17/03/2020

How gardening boosts our mental and physical health

Our gardens will be playing an important wellbeing role in our lives during the coming months, as we do all we can to keep mentally and physically healthy throughout the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

12/03/2020

What’s new in the world of gardening?

March is such an exciting time in the garden, with the days lengthening and the light levels improving. You can almost feel the plants priming themselves to burst into growth!

27/02/2020

Music to mow to - our Top 20 ‘mow-tivational’ songs!

It’s that time of year when most gardeners will be thinking about giving their lawnmower its first outing of the year, storms permitting! Having been stored away in winter ‘hibernation’ for the past few months, some mowers might need a service before being ready for action.

06/02/2020

How to make the most of your extra day this leap year

Every four years, we get to enjoy the 29th of February, and that four-year cycle has come around again in 2020. But why DO we have a leap year? And how can we make the most of that extra day this month?

24/01/2020

Top tips for a pawsome dog walk!

January is Walk Your Dog Month - but what, exactly, do dogs really enjoy about their walks? And what can owners do to make sure their pets get the maximum benefit?

03/01/2019

3 of the best gardens to see in South Korea, hosts of the 2018 Winter Olympics

South Korea is the first Asian state outside of Japan to be chosen to host the Winter Olympics and Winter Paralympics.

06/07/2018

Lawnmower racing - the grassroots Grand Prix!

July 5-8 sees one of the highlights of the sporting calendar, the Formula 1® 2018 Rolex British Grand Prix weekend at Silverstone. 

07/06/2018

World Cup 2018 and Real Grass

As the 2018 World Cup kicks off, let’s give 3 cheers to real grass!

28/02/2018

Golden daffodils herald the arrival of Spring

Daffodils. A modest, humble flower that has inspired some of the world's greatest artists and poets to eulogise about their beauty and what they represent.

13/02/2018

Red roses - the universal language of love

February 14 … Valentine’s Day, and the day when red roses sell like hot cakes across the world.