Watering Plants in Hot Weather

Watering Plants in Hot Weather

Photo by David Ballew on Unsplash Watering your garden plants in hot weather is essential for their wellbeing, especially this weekend, with temperatures forecast to rise well past 30ºC/90ºF. Like you and I, plants need a constant water supply, or they’ll perish....
Gardening: 5 step guide to March maintenance

Gardening: 5 step guide to March maintenance

Whether yours is a Lush Garden or not, March is the ideal time to get your garden ready for the new season. I guarantee that if you spend an afternoon or a weekend maintaining your garden now, you’ll reap the benefits for the whole year. If you’re not sure...
How to make Hanging Baskets

How to make Hanging Baskets

On a sunny morning in June I spent a delightful couple of hours at Blackfordby Nursery with the ladies of the local Women’s Institute, showing them how to make hanging baskets. I learned how while working at a garden centre many years ago. Soon I was solely...