Your own New Potatoes for Christmas?

Late Planting or Christmas potatoes as they are commonly known are planted late-June or July to produce that “new potato” taste late in the season.

Mulching makes sense

Mulching makes sense simply because it solves or reduces the impact of so many problems. Mulching is adding a layer of organic material over your soils to protect plants from the cold, reduce water loss in the summer, improve soil AND can completely stop weeds...

How to choose plants for patio pots and hanging baskets

Selecting patio & bedding plants isn't difficult but if you place without a simple plan you will never see the potential they could have. Using the Thriller, Filler & Spiller principle with a small range of plants will give you amazing results that people will...

COVID 19 – OUR RESPONSE

First of all can we thank you for all your support so far & we hope that you are well & safe. As for all of us the COVID 19 crisis has challenged us all. We will continue to be open & can assure you of many hygiene & handling changes have been...

Ask the expert

The expert team is lead by Neil Grant who is also BBC Radio Sheffield  garden expert.  In our daily team we always have the expertise here to answer your questions and give advice. Listen to Neil every Sunday morning from 9 on BBC Radio Sheffield. 
COVID 19 – OUR RESPONSE

COVID 19 – OUR RESPONSE

First of all can we thank you for all your support so far & we hope that you are well & safe. As for all of us the COVID 19 crisis has challenged us all. We will continue to be open & can assure you of many hygiene & handling changes have been...

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Plant Spring Flowering Bulbs Now

Plant Spring Flowering Bulbs Now

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H4yvedyrpQY During late summer through until late November it's spring bulb planting time & basically this is the easiest gardening you will ever do. Everything needed is already wrapped up inside each bulb - all you need to do is...

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More Summer Roses?

More Summer Roses?

Summer roses are still one of the most popular garden plants in the UK. gone are the days, for most of us, of long beds of the same variety of roses & with the introduction of new varieties including the great English Roses from David Austin roses are more often...

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