Raised Garden Bed & why you need one! Raised Garden Bed – The Benefits Raised Garden Bed also known as garden boxes are a great way of growing sections of vegetables and flowers. Not only will they keep ground level garden weeds away but prevents soil becoming compact. Being raised and with a barrier of … Read more

Picture of a February Garden

What to plant in February I personally write off January as trying to get anything practical done in general life and in the garden. For me January is a planning month. Planning your year, be it holiday, shedding that post-Christmas weight or looking forward to a full and fruitful garden. So why not get ahead … Read more

Picture of blackberry in winter frost

What to plant during winter An avid gardener or someone that likes to dabble, you may be thinking to yourself What to plant during winter, if anything at all?! Most of us have pulled out our tarpaulin and covered our garden furniture, we’ve tucked up that lawnmower in the shed and we’re ready for nature … Read more

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How to Stop Weeds In Gravel How to stop weeds in gravel. It’s a common sight seeing weeds in gravel driveways. If you’ve not laid a good, weed control fabric foundation or just don’t keep on top of removing those weeds that have planted themselves in the gravel, it’s not long before there’s more weeds … Read more

Picture of a Weed

How to Kill Weeds A big part of maintaining and building any garden is controlling weeds and weed growth. Weeds can strangle and smother plants, others can just make your garden look untidy and in some cases unsafe. We not only need to know how to kill weeds but how to manage them. Here are … Read more