Due to the many varieties of roses available, all gardeners, whether newbies or pros, will always find the right type to grow in their yard. Although winter is the best time to start planting roses since they are deciduous, it doesn’t mean you have to wait for this season to grow them. You can start planting them even during autumn so that your garden can have that beautiful, eye-catching splash of colour.
Below is a handy guide for growing and taking care of roses this autumn:
To prepare your roses for winter, stop fertilising the bushes in early April. This will help encourage the bushes into dormancy and effectively prepare the harder stems when it’s time to prune them in winter.
You wake up greeted by a stunning view and are lulled to sleep by the gentle sound the sea makes when it caresses the beach. Is it too much to ask for a blooming garden? Almost all coastal property owners will tell you that gardening is like a losing battle. Simply put, the elements that […]
With the weather turned chilly and the days mostly cold and grey, you might decide it’s best to keep the kids indoors; however, winter is an exciting time to be outside. As long as the little ones are decked out in proper winter attire to keep warm, they can spend time outdoors and have fun […]
A fence is the most popular option among homeowners who are seeking to boost the level of privacy in their homes. Steel, concrete, and wood are usually their material of choice. However, the right types of plants — when grown, shaped, and maintained properly — also make for great natural screeners in any property. Although […]
If you’re looking to grow a lawn from scratch, there are two common ways you can do so – from seed or from turf. Each have both positive and negative aspects, so it can be helpful to consider these tips before making your decision. Below we have outlined some of the pros and cons […]