Autumn grass seed sowing guide
Although you may be ready to put away your gardening tools and pull on your autumn wardrobe as soon as September hits, there’s still plenty of time to get some Autumn seeding done – whether it’s a quick repair or full renovation.
Can I sow wildflowers in Autumn?
We often associate sowing with Spring, but the truth is there might be even better times to bring some new additions to your garden!
5 common myths about wildflowers
Wildflowers are a common feature in wild areas throughout the UK, but when it comes to introducing them to your garden you may have a few reservations! In this blog, we bust the most common myths about wildflowers!
How to keep birds away from grass seed
Picture this - you’ve just done an amazing job of sowing your new seed, and suddenly in one fell swoop a flock of birds are snacking on it! We share some helpful tips on how to keep birds away from your grass seed!
Can I sow grass seed in August?
As summer seems to draw to a close, you may be questioning whether you can do some late summer sowing or not. And a question we often hear is "can I sow grass seed in August?".
What should I feed my lawn in summer?
Summer is when your lawn should (hopefully) be looking its very best, so if it isn’t – a feed is more than likely the missing thing it needs!
How to look after your lawn in a heatwave
We’re more than used to our fair share of rain in the UK, so when the sun does come out, it’s easy to forget about caring for your lawn and focus on enjoying it! However, if you want to keep it looking its best for all those summer BBQS, then you’ll need to take note of our tips below.
10 facts about butterflies
Butterflies are some of our favourite garden visitors! They arrive when temperatures are warmer, and they greet us with their gentle fluttering flight and beautiful colours.
10 wildflowers that bees love!
There is nothing bees love more than a sweet nectar filled flower to sip on, and whilst they’re happy to visit most flowers where they can find them – we’ve picked 10 of their favourites that they make a special beeline for!
10 wildflowers that butterflies love
Typically, butterflies are similar to bees in that they favour bright, sweet-smelling, and open petalled flowers. They are also partial to a spot of sunbathing and love the heat, so any flowers you plant for them should be ones that enjoy the sun also.