Month: February 2015

How to Train a Climbing Rose

climbing rose

Roses are a beautiful addition to any country garden, whether you choose a bush or a climbing plant. People may steer clear of the climbing variety if they are unsure of how to train it, but there is no reason to be dubious. When you know how to train a climbing rose, it really is… Read more »

How To Plant A Hanging Basket

hanging baskets

Hanging baskets can be a beautiful addition to your garden as we are approaching the spring season. The great thing about hanging baskets is that it does not matter how little or much garden floor space you have, everyone can make use of one! In fact, you can even place them inside your house if… Read more »

Tips For Making Your Own Bird Box

bird box

Few things are more lovely than sitting in the garden during the spring and summer months with the sounds of birds in the background. You can encourage birds into your garden if you make it attractive to them, through things such as bird feeders, bird baths and bird boxes. But why should you spend money… Read more »

Gardening Tasks For March

Gardening Tasks for March

You probably won’t mind doing things in the garden by this time of year because the sun stays out just a little bit longer, the temperatures are usually a little bit higher and the weather is a little less rainy. Usually it is around this time of year that we all want to start preparing… Read more »

Best Ways To Water Plants

Best Ways To Water Plants

Many people assume that, providing their plants are watered regularly, they will grow well. But it is important that people realise that different factors will determine how often you should be watering plants. This may sound complicated, but it doesn’t have to be. You don’t need to a be an expert on plants to know… Read more »

5 Ways To Cheer Up Your Garden In Winter

5 Ways to Cheer Up Your Garden in Winter

Whilst you’re probably clinging onto the hope of an early Spring and the hearing the words ‘mild’ or ‘warmer than usual’ on the weather forecast make you smile like nothing else, Winter is still here. The days might still be a little gloomy and the temperatures a little low, but this doesn’t mean you can’t… Read more »

How To Prepare Your Garden For A Shed

How to Prepare Your Garden for a Shed

It is important that, before bringing a shed into your garden, you ensure that you have adequately prepared your garden for a shed. You may think it is as simple as deciding where it will go in your garden, but it’s vital that you prepare the ground space on which you wish to position your… Read more »

5 Clever Garden Fixes for Under £50

Garden Ideas for under £50

Sometimes you might feel that your garden needs just an extra little something to finish it off. Very often those small finishing touches can come with a not-so-small price tag, but that doesn’t always have to be the case. This guide will help you find some clever garden fixes for less than £50! 1. Edge… Read more »