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18 May

Utilise space with a living wall!

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Living walls are a growing trend – and rightly so! They are a fantastic space saving way to garden and add will add new dimensions to your outdoor space. Living walls can be planted with herbs, annuals, perennials and even vegetables. Choose what’s best for your garden, thinking about whether you want to grow your [...]

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Published Date: 18 May 2013
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19 Dec

Create a Show Stopping Winter Display!

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Its difficult to create a garden that looks fantastic in spring, summer, autumn and winter so gardeners tend to focus on the more colourful and generally easier to maintain seasons. Spring and summer are easily achieved while autumn becomes a little more difficult and winter almost impossible at times. Winter can be a let down to those who have worked [...]

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Published Date: 19 Dec 2012
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23 Nov

Its Time to Consider Changing Our Gardening Ways!

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It may be time to start changing our gardening ways. This year the weather has been a constant reminder of climate change and the problems we face in the future. The US National Snow and Ice Data Centre have shown this summer that the polar ice cap is melting at a greater rate than ever [...]

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Published Date: 23 Nov 2012
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21 Nov

Get Creative This Christmas!

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Its just under a month until Christmas, with preparations already being made for a fantastic day your garden can easily be forgotten about. Take a little time this month to head out into the garden and get creative. Your garden is a fantastic source of material for decorations and can even become a Christmas display in its [...]

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Published Date: 21 Nov 2012
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19 Nov

10 Ways to Add Colour to Your Garden!

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This time of year gardens can be extremely dull but you don’t just have to buy winter flowering plants to have colour! Whatever the size of your garden we have fantastic ideas to make this winter just as colourful as summer or spring. Brighten up your garden by following our easy guide below… StemsStems are [...]

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Published Date: 19 Nov 2012
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21 Oct

How to Cope With a Sloped Garden!

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You could consider your sloping garden to be a frustrating problem, but many gardeners believe the benefits of a sloping garden well out-weigh the disadvantages. A sloping garden often ges a great deal of ligt because its so open, as well as being great for draining excess water from your garden. To make the most [...]

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Published Date: 21 Oct 2012
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15 Aug

Small Garden Designs!

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Small gardens can feel like a curse, especially if you’re a keen gardener. Cramming as many plants as possible into your garden can seem tempting when you’re lacking space but with a well planned design you can achieve any look you want. We’ve come up with three fantastic garden ideas to make the best out of [...]

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Published Date: 15 Aug 2012
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13 Aug

Alternative Space Saving Gardens!

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As more and more of the UK becomes built up its important that we try to re-create some of the space in we’ve taken over. This can be done through the creation of wall gardens and roof gardens. Take a look below at these alternative garden options for those of you lacking space or wanting to [...]

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Published Date: 13 Aug 2012
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07 Aug

How to Create your own Mini-Meadow!

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This month is all about the Olympics and as you know the Olympic park is full to the brim with meadows. The park’s meadows include both native and non-native plants. Key plants at the Olympic park include Cornflowers, Marigolds and Chrysanthemums. We love the stunning meadows in the Olympic park, they’re perfect for attracting wildlife and [...]

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Published Date: 07 Aug 2012
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21 Jul

How to Create a Scented Garden!

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Scent is fundamental to both a beautiful garden and our own well being. Creating a scented garden will create a haven of scents for you and the local wildlife. It’s not an accident that flowers are so attractive and have a distinctive scent, they are formed that way to attract wildlife for their survival. Bright purple is [...]

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Published Date: 21 Jul 2012
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