Garden Tip – How to Control Grubs in Your Lawn

• Beneficial Nematodes are an ideal solution for pesticide free insect control. • One package of “Lawn Guardian” contains 10 million Nematodes, which are natural predators of the larval stage (Grub) of many lawn and garden Beetles. • Dilute the concentrate and spray...

Ferns Make Shady Friends

Ferns may look delicate but they can be pretty hardy.  Many ferns, including evergreen types, are  tough plants, and most are highly adaptable, they thrive in average soil and in shady conditions. These primitive plants have been around for a good 350 million years...
Make your own Pesto!

Make your own Pesto!

Nothing is better than a recipe that is only 2 steps. Basil is very easy to grow in your garden or in containers and a fabulous addition to many meals. This is a great recipe borrowed from the BBC Good Food website Ingredients 50g pine nuts large bunch of basil 50g...

Vertical Vegetable Gardening

Space – sweet open space. It’s becoming more and more rare as land becomes less available. What’s a gardener to do?! Well the sky is the limit really. With vertical gardening you can grow far beyond your standard veggie plot and spread your garden up towards the...

Tip of the Week – Benefits of Trees

• Planting trees remains one of the cheapest, most effective means of drawing excess CO2 from the atmosphere. • Trees act as a carbon sink by removing the carbon and storing it as cellulose in their trunk, branches, leaves and roots while releasing oxygen back into...