When to mow new grass?
When new grass is bursting up from the ground, you may wonder when you can fire up the mower and begin cutting since there's nothing quite like the smell of freshly cut grass.
What should I feed my lawn in spring?
Spring weather can be unpredictable at the best of times, but generally temperatures are rising and spring showers are frequent, providing ideal conditions for lawn growth.
How to get your garden ready for spring
Although the last week of UK weather might make us feel like we are in the depths of winter, there are some tell-tale signs that spring is fast approaching.
How to make grass grow
Nothing is more rewarding than planting some new grass seed in your garden and seeing deep green grass blooming from the soil a few weeks later. However, there are a few things to consider to make your grass grow, get your new lawn off to a good start, and ensure you avoid any hiccups along the way.
Are wildflowers easy to grow?
Wildflowers are relatively easy to grow. So much so that they even thrive in poor soil conditions. We find it interesting that such a beautiful collection of flowers doesn’t really require much help to bloom! In this post, we look at a few easy steps to get wildflowers growing in your garden.
Tips to revive your lawn after winter
At this point in the year, our lawns can look a bit worse for wear. While spring is on the horizon, we’re not out of the woods just yet.
When should I mow my lawn?
Did you know that you should approach mowing your lawn differently depending on the season and how old your lawn is? How and when you choose to start mowing your lawn can make a massive difference to the look and health of your grass.
First grass cut of the year UK
Knowing when the first grass cut of the year in the UK should be is important, and so is making sure you cut it right the first time. Doing it at the right time and following our steps below will give your lawn the best start for the rest of the spring and summer months!
When to plant wildflower seeds UK
Knowing when to plant wildflower seeds in the UK will help ensure they grow as best they can and enables you to plan ahead for when they bloom. For example, planting wildflower seeds in spring will bring colourful, sweet-smelling blooms in autumn, and if you plant them in autumn, you will see blooming flowers the following spring!
How to save your wildflower seed
There’s nothing quite like seeing your wildflower meadow in bloom and picking your favourites, so for this to happen every year you'll need to seed save.