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.
How to repair patches in your lawn
Wear and tear is a natural occurrence in any lawn that gets a lot of use, causing patchy grass or creating bald spots in your lawn.
How to repair a dog damaged lawn
If you’re a dog owner, the chances are that you have experienced a few bare and burnt patches on your lawn from time to time.
How long does it take wildflowers to grow?
If you have recently sown wildflowers, we bet you can’t wait to see them burst into bloom and bring some vibrant colour to your garden! But how long does it take wildflowers to grow, and just when will you see that flourish of flowers finally appear?
When can I sow wildflower seed?
The best time to sow wildflower seeds is in autumn and spring. Sowing in autumn will bring spring blooms and sowing in spring will bring late summer blooms.
When to cut grass first time in spring UK
Once spring arrives, many of us will be thinking about pulling the lawn mower out after winter and getting ready for the first mow of the year. But knowing when to cut your grass in the UK for the first time in spring and what other prep work to do will help your garden thrive in warmer weather.
6 tips for creating a hedgehog friendly garden
Hedgehogs are cute little creatures, and even though we don’t often see them, they are on the move every night, exploring and foraging in our gardens for food. Below, we share some helpful tips for creating a hedgehog friendly garden to give one of the UK’s most-loved nocturnal adventurers an easier livelihood.
How to get a green lawn
As our lawns emerge from winter, they can look a little worse for wear, and with summer just around the corner there’s no doubt you’ll want to make your neighbours green with envy! But how do you get a green lawn, and fast?
How to thicken up your lawn
All homeowners dream of having a thick, green and healthy lawn. While that isn’t hard to achieve with the right products and know-how, it can be hard to make sure your lawn stays this way with each season.