Information and Advice on Plants

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

Plants of the Moment

Published on 17th February 2020

PLANTS OF THE MOMENT Gardens can be created in many popular styles, so choose one to suit your mood. Perhaps you want a relaxing patio Read the full article…

Tatties, tatties, tatties…

Published on 17th February 2020

The humble potato.  Often derided for being a ‘bad’ carbohydrate. However, potatoes are one of the most common and important food sources on the planet, Read the full article…

Plant of the month

Published on 9th January 2020

We have a range of plants on offer just now including Hellebore, Camellia and Hamamelis.  Hamamelis is one of the very best winter interest shrubs Read the full article…

Get down to Earth

Published on 6th November 2019

Planning and Planting It’s all change in the garden this month as autumn colour and falling foliage transforms trees and shrubs.  It’s a wonderful sight Read the full article…

In touch with nature

Published on 23rd September 2019

Gardens are valuable spaces, not only for us but for a wealth of wildlife too. It’s estimated that millions of gardens in Britain cover around Read the full article…

GROWING TOGETHER – LET’S GET SOCIAL!

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…

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