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  1. The Benefits of Own Branding Products

    The Benefits of Own Branding Products

  2. Fleece Bags for Plants

    Fleece Bags for Plants

  3. How to Make Compost in Your Garden

    How to Make Compost in Your Garden

  1. How to Make Compost in Your Garden

    How to Make Compost in Your Garden How Do I Make My Own Compost? Home composting is an excellent idea to help the environment as well as delivering major organic benefits to your garden. You can compost lots of waste from the kitchen and the garden, composting your food waste, peelings and even egg shells from the kitchen and weeds and dead plants from your garden.  Read more...
  2. Fleece Bags for Plants

    Fleece Bags for Plants Fleece plant protection jackets come in different sizes and colours. They are made of heavy-duty fleece. Our frost protection fleece jackets are ideal for protecting your plants from freezing temperatures. Take a look They can be used on hanging baskets, pot plants and border plants too.Fleece bags will shelter your plants from the harsh weather, Read more...
  3. The Benefits of Own Branding Products

    The Benefits of Own Branding Products Own branding is one way to separate yourself from competitors, remove any competition and price comparisons. You attract more customers who buy additional items when visiting your shop. Branding leads to customer loyalty, brings customers back and can even lead to referrals. Established branding will make it easier to introduce new Read more...
  4. Vine Weevil in the Garden UK

    Vine Weevil in the Garden UK What is vine weevil? Vine weevil is a beetle that attacks plants, especially those grown in containers inside or out. It is a huge problem in the UK and very common.Vine weevil is an insect which feeds on plants especially those grown in pots. Adult vine weevil eat leaves and the grubs eat roots. What do vine weevil grubs look like? The Read more...
  5. The Perfect Gift for a Gardener

    The Perfect Gift for a Gardener This beautiful french grey seed packet storage tin is perfect for collecting, storing and keeping seed collections organised and dry. Made from powder-coated steel, complete with metal handles making it easy to move from the shed or house to the garden. Also available in midnight black or vintage cream The lid is hinged, and clasps hold Read more...
  6. How to Grow Strawberries in the UK

    How to Grow Strawberries in the UK Strawberry Beds Strawberry beds can usually last up to four years. Plants should be planted into well-drained, fertile soil free from weeds.  It is a good idea to move the strawberry patch every 3 years to avoid disease build-up. Strawberries will thrive in a sunny position but will tolerate shade. Strawberries prefer acidic soil, use a Read more...
  7. Protecting Your Fruit & Vegetables With Gardening Naturally

    Protecting Your Fruit & Vegetables With Gardening Naturally When you have spent a lot of time and care sowing seeds, and looking after the developing seedlings, it can be very disheartening to have your plants or growing yields eaten by hungry wildlife. Read through this advice to find out how to protect your crops without using any chemical pesticides.   Brassicas, especially broccoli and Read more...
  8. What Are Slug Nematodes

    What Are Slug Nematodes Slug nematodes are microscopic, transparent worms, which feed and multiply inside the slug, once the nematodes are inside the slug it stops feeding after a few days and then dies within a week. They are totally safe to children, pets and wildlife The nematodes are easy to apply and completely safe to use around children, pets and wildlife, Read more...
  9. Protecting Pot Plants from Frost in the WInter

    Protecting Pot Plants from Frost in the WInter Protecting Your Potted Plants from Frost Damage in Winter In our cold winter climate everyone with pot plants is familiar with having to protect potted plants from frost there are a few options available  1. Covering with a fleece bag also known as fleece jackets. 2. Wrapping in garden fleece 3. Taking the plants inside Potted plants tend Read more...
  10. Cleaning the Greenhouse

    Cleaning the Greenhouse Cleaning Greenhouses There are several reasons why you should add cleaning your greenhouse to your yearly task list. Creating the right conditions for your plants to grow, and one of those basic requirements is light. This job is quite often overlooked as when you are in your greenhouse you tend to spend your time looking at your seedlings Read more...

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