Blog archive for August 2010

  • I want to be a lawn!

    August 31, 2010

    Nothing transforms a garden like a lawn. So it’s no wonder that, according to a recent survey, decking is dipping in popularity, and lawns are back in fashion.

  • Inspiring visit to Wisley

    August 25, 2010

    Last week, I made a quick trip to the RHS garden at Wisley. It’s always an enjoyable visit and there’s so much to see and learn.

  • ‘Flower Power has literally blown me away!’

    August 22, 2010

    It’s not been the easiest of summers but Carole Ayre’s garden is doing well.

  • Size matters!

    August 19, 2010

    Buy the biggest when choosing spring flowering bulbs. Spring flowering bulbs are amazing. Anyone can grow them. All you have to do is plant them.

  • Show off!

    August 17, 2010

    Enjoy a plant with real star quality. It’s the Robbie Williams of gardening – bold, brash and will entertain you for weeks with a fabulous show-stopping display.

  • Harvest those herbs

    August 12, 2010

    Do you buy those pricey little pots of dried herbs from the supermarket? Save spending a mint on them. If you grow herbs, you can dry your own.

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