Do I need to water my pots in winter?

Most plants do have a slow or no growth period in winter, especially in very cold weather. This means you can reduce watering of plants outdoors, but don’t forget your watering all together. In winter cold conditions and wind can dry soil, even in a dormant state this can be detrimental to plants. There are […]

Look after your local wildlife

The autumn garden jobs will soon reduce and you will be getting your garden ready for its dormant period during winter. Its during this period that some local wildlife might decide to make a home with you for their winter rest. Hedgehogs, bats and dormice hibernate but any other animals will also need places to […]

Geotextile terms explained

Geotextile, Terram, garden fabric, membrane, garden membrane, landscape fabric, weed fabric, weed membrane, all terms for one thing. A commercial construction fabric used in outdoor applications. You might be even be faced with ones of these tables below – how do you know what your project requires for the geotextile? Specification – non woven available […]

Grow Bags – Features special

Grow bags your handy garden planter ready for small to medium plants. Grow bags – a simple but effective system for any garden or outdoor space. Beginners to experts can use these versatile bags for any indoor or garden growing. Take a look at our handy illustration to show you all the features of this […]

How do I protect my garden plants from frost?

Frost Protection – Geotextiles The cold season has well and truly begun, after a mild December we are set for a cold snap, and I think it’s here! Frost protection is now at the top of the garden agenda. Don’t worry if you don’t have a green house or cold frame. There are some simple […]

Gardens In January – 2022

January 2022 Happy New year! So, January is not the best gardening month, but it is a good time to prep for the rest of the year. 2022 has started (maybe not how we wanted) but it’s the time to investigate January jobs for the garden. Firstly, the weather is forecast to be horrible so […]