Information and Advice on Plants

Read our updates and articles where we offer advice and information on plants and planting throughout the seasons.


Published on 10th August 2019

Simply pottering around your plot, nurturing plants and being lost in the moment can be very relaxing, providing time for mindful contemplation. But gardening doesn’t Read the full article…

Summer Planting in the Garden

Published on 16th June 2019

Whether starting the day with tea and toast on the patio, relaxing in the shade, dining alfresco, or watching the sun setting with a cool Read the full article…

Fill your garden with fragrance!

Published on 4th June 2019

Plants of the moment: Scented plants   Create arrangement or displays in your garden using any selection of fragrant plants and flowers. Also, include cut Read the full article…

Spring into Action

Published on 25th March 2019

Spring is in the air, and there’s no better time to start planning and planting colourful displays to enjoy over the months ahead. For instant Read the full article…

Plant of the Moment

Published on 25th March 2019

Whether it’s drifts of golden daffodils or a multi-coloured kaleidoscope of tulips, spring bulbs are the perfect choice to fill borders, patio pots and window Read the full article…

Plant of the month – Snowdrops

Published on 17th March 2019

Plant of the month – Snowdrops Snowdrops.  A wonderful sight in a month when the twinkly lights of Christmas have long since faded.  Sometimes referred to Read the full article…