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…

5 unusual christmas gifts for plant lovers

With plants having their moment right now, there are so many interesting and unique christmas gifts for the plant lover in your life! From a book called ‘Prick’ to sneakers made of algae, you’ll be amazed by this selection! Here’s my pick of the hottest Christmas gifts! Cactus Push Pins Dull drawing pins can stay…

From moon-planting to knitting: 5 plant-themed books to buy now!

With Christmas on the way, this is a great time to review the hottest horticultural books of the moment! There are titles for everyone; from crafts that beat the winter blues to seasonal snacking and moon planting! Here’s my look at 5 of the hottest books right now! Find even more here. Making Winter by…

How autumn became my favourite season of all!

My favourite choice of season used to somewhat predictable… as I’d wistfully recount sunny days, lazing on the beach, enjoying the warm temperatures. But, actually, autumn has slowly crept into my affections, and my skin rather enjoys the crisp, cool ambient temperatures, offset by warm sunbeams. There’s something about that really fresh air that clears the mind…