Trees for Smaller Gardens

If you live in a home with a small garden you probable don't even consider adding a tree to it. However there are many trees for small gardens and every garden would benefit from at least one. What is a tree? From our point of view a tree is a hardy woody plant with a...

Spring is natures way of saying “let’s party” – Robin Williams

Spring is a time of new growth & fresh beginnings. Spring flowers bulbs such as Snowdrops, Crocus, Daffodils & Tulips are the natural way to lift your garden & yourself out of the winter blues. Spring is natures way of saying "let's party" - Robin Williams...

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...

Winter Pansies – Early planting means more flowers

Winter Flowering Pansies - early planting means more flowers throughout the winter & into spring. In September & early October your soil & compost is warm. New compost is also warmed by the early autumn sunshine, but from mid October onward we can't rely...

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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. 

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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Balcony planting

Balcony planting

Growing on balconies is very appealing and can be very rewarding. Enabling plants to thrive at great heights needs a few ideas and tips to get the best results. There are a few variables that you must take into account for balcony growing. Here below are the most...

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