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How to Create A Pollinator Garden – A Comprehensive Guide

Reading Time: 3 minutes What is a Pollinator-Friendly Garden?  A pollinator-friendly garden is crafted to allure and bolster pollinating insects and animals. These gardens provide essential habitat and resources for pollinators, including food sources such as nectar and pollen, nesting sites, and water sources.  Pollinator-friendly gardens typically feature diverse flowering plants that bloom year-round, ensuring a continuous food supply…

Why Native Plant Gardens Are Gaining Popularity in the UK?

Reading Time: 4 minutes The one gardening trend that has stood out in the last few years is native plant gardening, and it is making the right impact on the environment!  To beginners, native gardening involves cultivating plants indigenous to the local region rather than exotic species.  These non-native species can cause many long-term and short-term impacts on the…

Layering for Impact: Creating Depth and Dimension in Small Garden Spaces

Reading Time: 4 minutes Do you live in an urban space and want to maximise the charm of your home garden? Crafting depth and dimension is essential for transforming small garden spaces into visually captivating indoor sanctuaries. From colour theory to layering for impact, here are a few concepts that will bring outstanding results for your microgarden. Understanding Layering…

How to Get Your Garden Spring-Ready?

Reading Time: 3 minutes The end of winter is within sight and it’s time to make plans for the blooming season. We know that your vision board is ready with new designs and dreams for your home garden, and now is the time to start working on those incredible ideas. We have curated some beginner-friendly tips to make your…

Embracing Sustainable Gardening in 2024

Reading Time: 4 minutes In today’s ever-changing world, the importance of sustainability is growing. A quick search on Google Trends for “sustainability” shows a graph that has been steadily increasing for years. More people than ever before are looking for ways to live more harmoniously with nature, and gardening offers a unique opportunity to do just that. As we…

Creating the Perfect DIY Potting Mix with Compost

Reading Time: 4 minutes Hey there fellow gardeners! If you’re like us, you love getting your hands dirty in your garden and watching it flourish. But do you ever wonder what’s going on beneath the surface in those pots and planters? IN this article, we will delve into the fascinating world of potting mix and explore the art of…

Choosing the Right Compost for Your Needs

Reading Time: 4 minutes Choosing the right compost is a lot like picking the perfect seasoning for a gourmet meal. Just as different dishes require specific spices to bring out the intended flavour, different plants and soils need specific composts to thrive. Just as a pinch or too little of a spice can change the taste of a dish,…

The Science of Soil and How Multipurpose Compost Can Enhance Soil Fertility

Reading Time: 4 minutes Every gardener knows the ever-so-important role soil has on the growth of their plants. It is quite literally the base for your plants to grow. Soil provides essential nutrients, moisture, oxygen, and root support that plants need to grow and flourish. Healthy soil can also help keep those nasty critters and slugs away. In this…

Sustainable gardening: 5 tips to grow exquisite summer flowers

Reading Time: 5 minutes There are so many beautiful flowers that can grace your UK garden in the summer. But where do you start? And how do you avoid the ‘fast fashion’ trend of just buying whatever looks good in the garden centre? From summer flowering bulbs to reliable shrubs, check out our suggestions to create a season of…