Create The Perfect Outdoor Living Space With Instant Hedging

Summer is the perfect time to get out in the garden and enjoy the weather. There’s no need to stay cooped up in the house when you can still enjoy all of your home comforts, just with the sun over your head. With so many quirky ways to bring nature indoors, we have a few ideas on how to use instant hedging to bring the indoors outdoors instead. Designs and Styles Block out unwanted views When entertaining guests in the garden, the last thing you want is an unsightly view.... Read More

Pruning shears 26/06/2015

What kind of gardener is your dad?

Father’s Day may have been and gone but there’s still plenty of time to celebrate the most important man in your life. For gardening dads everywhere there’s an exciting summer ahead for harvesting crops and adding the final touches to a beautiful outdoor space – so long as the weather holds out for us! Not everyone tends to their garden in the same way though; whether he’s always pruning the hedges to perfection or you won’t find him without a watering can, we ask what kind of gardener is your... Read More

Classic cars 18/06/2015

Treat your dad to a Father’s Day out

Father’s Day is the perfect excuse to get out and about to explore one of Britain’s many beautiful gardens. Treat your dad to a special event at a grand manor house or for a stroll around a sprawling park. Whether he likes the stateliness of afternoon tea, hitting a summer barbecue, or going on a wild adventure, there’s something happening for dads everywhere. Mount Stewart vintage car display The neo-classical house and glorious gardens at Mount Stewart in County Down is once again hosting its acclaimed vintage car display to... Read More

garden bench 10/05/2015

7 reasons to get in the garden this spring

Every gardener has experienced that proud, successful feeling when a project goes to plan but even if you’re completely new to gardening or you’ve had a few planting disasters in the past, there are plenty of other reasons to get in the garden, especially now the weather is improving and the sunshine is providing extra encouragement. 1. Planting a garden encourages you to spend time together outside, whether it’s with your spouse, your kids, or even the grandchildren; gardening is a great way to get out of the house and bond over your beds... Read More