Have you always dreamt of a French style garden? Do you wish you could be pouring yourself a Pernod in Provence right now, serenaded by Edith Piaf? We show you how to create the look of a French garden in your own back yard.
Have you always dreamt of an English style garden? Do you wish you could be taking tea and scones on a freshly-mowed lawn right now? We show you how to create the look of an English garden in your own back yard.
If you read the side of a commercially-produced fertiliser packet, tub, or bottle, you’ll see three key letters – NPK – and a number or percentage beside them. What do they mean? Is a high number good or bad? We explain all, here.
Creating a compost heap is a really simple and helpful thing to do for your garden, however small your outdoor patch. You can make free compost to improve your soil quality and your plants' health; and reduce your household waste and bills.
The scented blossom flowers of buddleia are absolutely wonderful at attracting wildlife to your garden. The common name is “butterfly bush” – and for good reason. Butterflies lap up the nectar in each blossom, and on a warm day you’ll have your very own butterfly garden to enjoy.