Winter garden star Sarcococca ‘Winter Gem’: Plant of the Month

The winter garden just isn’t complete without the lean mean perfume machine that is Sarcococca! Also known as Sweet Box (a name which is much easier on the tongue!) this fantastic evergreen shrub is easy to grow, versatile and one of very few winter fragrances for the garden. It’s a crime that most gardens don’t…

10 reasons this bird food will make your birds happy!

The choice of bird food on the shelf in the garden centre can be bewildering, and not to mention expensive. And, did you know that some mixes are stuffed with cheap filler ingredients which only keep the pigeons happy? Why not invest in a premium, balanced mix that will satisfy all our feathered friends through…

Reduce growing failure with this gardening invention!

Help to reduce global waste AND improve your success when growing from seed with ‘soil blockers’. This fresh invention offers an efficient and cost effective gift for the gardener in your life, and could help solve all their gardening problems in one! Transplanting seedlings can take great care and one wrong move can often result…

Plant of the Month: the easy care plant Delosperma

Is there truly a plant that will look after itself? A plant that you won’t have to worry about when you go off on holiday? An easy care plant that will save you pounds in those ‘thank you for watering my plant’ gifts.. The answer is yes, and it’s a plant so tough that it…

Christmas shopping for people that love plants and fashion!

Christmas isn’t far away, let’s be honest about it. Get ahead of the game by ticking your gardeners and plant lovers off your Christmas shopping list! Those two types of people that can be notoriously difficult to buy for, buy I think you’ll find some lovely pieces in my own-designed merchandise range! Christmas gifts for gardeners,…