You may have heard the term “no dig gardening” mentioned from time to time, and wondered what it means. Or maybe you know a little bit about it and are looking to start your very own no dig garden in your back or front yard. No dig gardening can be a great way for beginners […]
Climbing plants can be a beautiful addition to a garden or balcony wall. Not only can they add another level and more colour and greenery to your space, but they can also help to cover up less-attractive features (such as an old wall or metal fence). Do you have a wall that could do with […]
Strawberries are a delicious fruit that can be super fun to grow! These little red fruits are packed full of antioxidants. They also contain vitamin C and potassium (along with a bunch of other vitamins and minerals). When it comes to eating, strawberries can be added to a fruit salad, smoothies, or simply snacked on […]
Are you wondering what herbs grow in winter? The cold season can be a tough time for some plants, but there are plenty that can survive the weather change! Herbs can make a great, fragrant addition to meals, and many can be grown during the cold times too! This gorgeous, wide-spanning range of greenery can […]
Autumn has come and gone, which means many trees have now shed their leaves. While the leaves on the ground can be a different look (and sometimes fun to jump on, if you see a particularly crunchy-looking one!), many may wish to scoop them into a garden bed or dispose of the dead leaves. Dried […]
The diverse variety of veggies available means there’s something that can be grown no matter what time of the year you wish to start sowing. If the urge to plant strikes you in winter, don’t worry, there are still plenty of vegetables that you can grow! When it comes to winter vegetables, the type to […]
If you’re interested in getting started with gardening, you might also be wondering what type of tools you should purchase to help you with the process. While you can technically start your gardening journey with just some soil and a plant, gardening tools can help make the process simpler and quicker.
The lockdown restrictions we’re currently facing as a country mean many of us are focusing on ways to stay entertained at home. While there are indoor options a-plenty like watching maybe a little too much Netflix or learning to bake something new, getting outdoors and doing a little exercise can also be great for the body and brain.
Each year, as autumn rolls around, it brings with it an array of stunning tree foliage. Autumn leaves come in many colours, from bright yellows to burnt oranges, to deep reds, and they can help signal the changing of the seasons towards a cooler temperature, and a time for hot chocolates and blankets.
Dogs are lovely companions. They can offer us a friendly face when we return home, and taking them on walks can help keep both us and them healthy. While they are funny and cute, they can also get up to mischief at times, including chewing on different things. If you have a dog (particularly one that likes to bite!), it’s important to ensure the plants on your property that your dog […]