Tips and Info

What’s Black and Slimy and Eating my Lilies?

What's black and slimy and eating my Lilies?! No it's not a joke! If your lilies or fritillaries are being merrily munched as soon as your back is turned, the most likely culprit is the lily beetle or their larvae. The lily beetle is a red ...

How to kill Clover in Lawns and save Bees

Beautiful striped lawns are often the center piece of well maintained gardens. However, towards the end of July and early August, white clover will start to show up amongst the grass, usually right in the center of your perfect light stripes! ...

Strimmers, Trimmers, Hedgecutters and Lawn Mowers – The Power to Go Cordless

There are few things in my professional career that I can say have changed my working life. Imagine my delight when I walked into my local garden machinery shop to see the shelves brimming with shiny new machines. Hedge cutters, grass ...

How to Make a Christmas Table Decoration Video

These table decorations are very simple to make and you can adapt them for any occasion. Using different sized saucers and oasis you can make long ones, short ones and even ball shaped decorations using the same method. How to Make a Quick ...

How Should I Clean and Look After My Artificial Grass/Lawn

Artificial grass is fast becoming one of the garden landscape's 'must haves' due to its low maintenance and all year round good looks. However, there are a few small maintenance issues which you may be wanting to address as your artificial grass ...

A Buyers Guide to Cleaning Patios and Decking with Jet Washers

Whether You call them Jet washers, Pressure washers or Power washers they are all one and the same. We have put together  A Buyers Guide to Cleaning Patios and Decking with Jet Washers to help you buy the right jet washer for cleaning patios and ...

Hot Weather and Holiday Tips for the Garden

Every year as we leave the winter behind, we are optimistically hopeful for a long hot summer! When it eventually arrives we find ourselves frantically watering pots and baskets. We stare at the lawn in despair, wondering whether it is worth the ...