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Best Loppers 2018 – Buyers Guide

If you need to prune anything more than an arms reach away, you’ll need a pair of loppers, and there is quite a choice out there! As with everything ‘garden’ you will need to consider the type of job that you will be doing with your loppers. This comparison table shows the 10 most popular […]

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Are Evergreen Plants Really Ever-Green?

Evergreen Shrubs in the Garden  Evergreen plants get a mixed bag of comments, many people look at them as the lazy gardeners’ method of creating a garden without working and they don’t belong in a ‘real’ garden. Some people feel they are so architectural you might as well put an artificial plant in their place. […]

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Growing the Beautiful Dicentra Spectabilis – Dutchman’s Breeches!

Dicentra  Spectabilis is a  flower that I love to cut every year. It is worth having a garden just alone for this beautiful flower . Due to its delicate constitution it is practically impossible find it in the shops as a cut flower, yet it will grow easily in any garden and it will last […]

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Best Hosepipes 2017 – Buyers Guide

Isn’t a hosepipe just a hosepipe? – No! If you are a keen gardener with more than the smallest of ‘postage stamp’ gardens, you will at some stage need to buy a hosepipe. So you settle down and have a bit of a Google to find a great price. Uh oh! Who knew there was […]

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Best Petrol Lawnmowers 2018 – Buyers Guide and Reviews

Gone are the days of borrowing your neighbour’s push-along lawnmower (thank goodness!) Now is the time for powerful petrol lawnmowers that are capable of precision mowing at a whole new level. If you want a stunning lawn today, you need a petrol lawnmower! But which one to buy? This comparison table shows the 10 most […]

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Best Secateurs for Pruning 2017 – Buyers Guide

Ever tried gardening without a pair of secateurs? Impossible, hey?!  So I think we’re agreed that you need a decent pair of secateurs, but how to go about choosing the pair that is right for you; there are some many out there! Below is a table comparing popular secateurs for sale on Amazon at the […]

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Garden Zones – Rooms in Your Garden

Some people have ‘garden rooms’, this season it’s all about ‘rooms’ in your garden! There is nothing I enjoy more than relaxing in my garden with a few friends and a few drinks(!), and with summer on its way, I’ve been thinking more and more about how I can create zones in my garden to […]

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Best Gardening Gloves 2017 – Buyers Guide

I hope you’ll agree with me when I say: Gardening is not possible today without a good pair of gardening gloves… Or is it? Well, there is only ONE problem. Finding that “Good” pair of gardening gloves isn’t an easy job. That is why we have created a list of Best Gardening Gloves 2017. After […]

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Best Bulbs to Plant with Children

Fast Growing Summer Bulbs Which Children Will Enjoy It is always good to pass on our love for gardening to our children, but if we want their gardening enthusiasm to stay with them for life we need to give them the extra carrot! Sowing parsnip seeds which will take 3 weeks to germinate and another […]

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Advantages of No Dig Gardening

No dig advantages Most soil already has a good structure for plant roots to grow, and is full of growth-promoting organisms, which actually do not work so well after being disturbed. Millions of fungal threads, earthworms, millipedes and amphibians, to name but a few, are being helpful right under our feet. Soil is a living […]

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