August 2019 QVC highlights

Are you excited for summer to come to an end? Probably not. But there’s still lots to look forward to this month. Whether you’re making the most of the school holidays with your kids, or you’re inviting your friends over for BBQs that extend well into the long August evenings, this month is all about enjoying your garden while it’s still at its best – plus, planning for the next couple of seasons!

How do you do that? Well, there’s plenty to think about in terms of plants, from absolutely stunning Rainbow Tulips to delicate, frilly Clematis. And, there’s also the lawn chores – think mowing and weeding – as well as the chance to add a bit of summer decor to your yard. We will make it all as easy as possible!

Read on to find out about my top 10 favourite products, all of which are available from QVC during August!

Rainbow Tulips

A colourful Tulip designed to bring an artistic touch to your garden, the Rainbow Tulip is perfect for patios or borders. And just because this looks like a complex plant, doesn’t mean it is one! It’s perfect for novices and experts alike. Want to find out more about this beautiful Tulip? Read my Plant of the Month blog post here.

Buy them here on QVC.

Weedkiller concentrate

Richard Jackson weedkiller

Prepare for next spring with this Double Action Weedkiller Concentrate from Richard Jackson. With a power sprayer and spray bottle, this weedkiller features an effective glyphosate-free liquid for quick, broad spectrum weeding. With the double concentrate formula, this can treat up to 60 square metres when diluted with water. No more back breaking weeding for you!

Buy it here on QVC.

Gardener’s Diary 2020

Gardener's Diary

If you are looking for a stocking filler or a quick birthday present for a gardener, look no further. Richard Jackson’s diary for this year is more colourful than ever, with photographs from one of the U.K.’s top photographers.

It is not only inspirational, but also very practical. It is full of great gardening hints and tips, and is almost like a modern day Dairy Diary for Gardeners. Hands up if you can remember what the Dairy Diary is! Showing my age now..

Buy it here on QVC.

Buddha water feature

Mindfulness is in the news quite often these days. And with good reason. It is very important for us to slow down and enjoy our surroundings, and calm our minds.

This Buddha Fountain is perfect for a relaxing outdoor space. It is suitable for indoors or outdoors, and the trickling water will help you to relax and you want to try a spot of meditation too.

Buy it here on QVC.

Cordless lawnmower

 

Safer, more convenient, more efficient cutting. This is the lawnmower that ticks all the boxes. You won’t need to be trailing extension leads through the lounge anymore, this is a cordless lawnmower. It is ultra convenient, it will be as easy as getting the vacuum out of the cupboard. That way you can trim your lawn as often as you need to.

Buy it here on QVC.

Clematis hanging basket

Some of my favourite plants are the ones that are being used in different ways to normal. This compact clematis is perfect for using and hanging baskets, weaving through borders, or in window boxes.

Bred by one of the worlds top clematis breeders, this is Bijou! It has already featured at Chelsea Flower Show, and I predict a bright future for this new patio beauty!

Buy it here on QVC.

Agapanthus Fireworks

This new variety of agapanthus is picking up awards left right and centre. It already came third place in the Plant of the Year at the Chelsea Flower Show, and now it has collected an award of garden merit from the RHS too. It is bicoloured, super hardy, and evergreen. Agapanthus are amazingly easy to grow too, plus they enjoy being neglected, can you believe it??

Buy it here on QVC.

Flame effect torches

These torches are remarkably high class. They aren’t relying on solar, so you can place them in any area of the garden, and they even perform for you in cloudy weather. This means they are also suitable for using indoors.

Buy it here on QVC.

Primula Mandarin Kisses

Primula Mandarin Kisses

This brand-new Primrose has a very unusual oak leaf, and a very bright and cheerful orangey bloom. It’s certainly going to shake up your spring containers. As with every Primrose, it enjoys the colder weather and flowers nonstop! Lasts for years in the garden too, give it a spot and it’ll reward you in droves!

Buy it here on QVC.

What’s your favourite item from this month’s QVC round-up? Let me know in the comments section below!

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