Cold Frame Care for your Cuttings

Cold Frame Care for your Cuttings
If you love flowers and colour in your garden then you should get to know what it takes to make your own softwood cuttings and learn how to propagate your own garden plants and herbaceous flowers. The process is both enjoyable and rewarding and only a small number of steps stand between you and a ...

Potato Blight Prevention Better than Cure with Copper Sulphate

Potato Blight Prevention Better than Cure with Copper Sulphate
Warm windy weather brings with it, the horrible fungus that is Phytophthora infestans. More commonly known as Potato Blight, Phytophthora multiplies at alarming rates in warm, damp conditions generally around the months of June and July. Combined with windy conditions which is required for the fungal spores to spread, Phytophthora can reek havoc on your ...

Grampa’s Weeder can Make those Dandelions Disappear

Grampa's Weeder can Make those Dandelions Disappear
If you want to solve your dandelion problem organically and with minimum back ache there is a tool on the market that can do just that. This isn’t a new invention however, this tool was first invented in 1913 and has been used ever since by gardeners across the US and is now becoming popular ...

Lawn Weed Feed and Moss killer is the all in one Lawn Care Product

Lawn Weed Feed and Moss killer is the all in one Lawn Care Product
So you want the perfect bowling green lawn? And oh, you want minimum hassle, effort and hardship! Then there is one product for you! J Arthur Bowers has been making fertilizers and other garden chemicals for many years and has been leading the way in horticultural products. They have a lawn weed, feed and moss ...

Moss Killer for Your Lawns

Moss Killer for Your Lawns
There are many reasons why moss will grow on your lawns and there and many ways to kill it and also many ways to prevent the growth of it. To achieve a moss free lawn you will need to be aware of all of the above and tackle each issue as is arises. Armillatox Moss ...

Peace of Mind with Organic Plant Food

Peace of Mind with Organic Plant Food
If you are going your own fruit, vegetables and herbs then you should consider every step in the process to ensure that you get plants that are nutritious and safe to eat. This is probably the number one benefit of growing your own and now with the range of organic plant foods available on the ...

A Chiminea Can Add A Touch Of Comfort To Summer Evenings

A Chiminea Can Add A Touch Of Comfort To Summer Evenings
The Garden Chiminea is a great way to get the most out of a long summer’s evening. With our unpredictable weather we are ready at the drop of a hat to get out and get sunbathing. Having a garden chiminea is a great excuse to sit out and enjoy these fleeting days well into the ...

Lawn Care – Dealing with Dandelions

Lawn Care - Dealing with Dandelions
The last two summers have been particularly bad for Dandelions with even the neatest of lawns looking more like an ugly meadow than a neat green lawn. The Dandelion has come in for much criticism over the years and it is short on friends in the gardening world. If lawn care is your thing then ...

Fibre Pots & Growing Indoors

Fibre Pots & Growing Indoors
Fibre pots are a clever way of starting tender carrot and other root crops indoors early in spring. The advantages of this are obvious; Early crops, better germination rates, better use of space in the vegetable garden and no need for thining out crops later , hence avoidance of the carrot fly pest. Transplanting carrots ...

Garden Sieve & Sowing Seeds

Garden Sieve & Sowing Seeds
Successful seedlings need good contact between soil and seed coat. When growing herbs and vegetables from seed it is always recommended that you use potting compost. What really make potting compost different from other standard composts is the fine and fluffy texture of its constituents. The fine particles of potting compost sit tightly around and ...