Poetry

She Is Winter… Poetry for Garden Lovers

She Is Winter Alabaster skin, refined delicacy opalescent as Mother of pearl. Sapphire glints on ice, Silver locks, adorned with snowflakes all aswirl. Iridescent. Poignant, tinkling, musical laughter, Icicle fingers dripping diamonds, Sunlight sparkles brilliant; Blue topaz on Quartz. Deliciously cool nickelled light. Frosty, haughty, immune. Irresistible. She Is Winter… For more garden poetry by …

Clipped box hedges in a geometric pattern, Four of the Best Cordless Garden shears
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Four of the Best Cordless Garden Shears Review

  Four of the Best Cordless Garden Shears Review If you have followed my gardening blog on a regular basis you will know that I am a huge fan of cordless garden tools. They are compact, easy to use, lightweight, reliable, easy in our joints and muscles and most importantly environmental friendly. I have written …

Tiny seedlings growing in compost, 6 Best Seed propagators review
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Electric Heated Propagator

  6 Of The Best Seed Propagators Review February and onwards into spring is the perfect time to start sowing seeds, for flowers and vegetables alike. If you have been following my Garden Calendar articles you will have an extensive list of what can be sown each month. Whether you love to grow your own …

Robotic Lawn Mowers
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Robotic Lawn Mowers Review

As a professional gardener I am always on the look out for ways to improve my work day and to also provide a better service to my clients. I also try to be as environmentally friendly as I possibly can within my work. I have invested in cordless, rechargeable mowers in order to cut down …

white clematis flower. How to grow clematis
How To Do

How to Grow a Clematis

  How to Grow a Clematis  Clematis are one of, if not the most popular choice of climbing plant, as they are easy to grow and maintain. They are reliable, hardy climbers offering colour, scent and seasonal interest. I am often ask me how to care for clematis plants. They are not high maintenance plants, …

Robin sat on a terracotta bird feeder what jobs to doin the garden in February
Garden Calendar

What Jobs To Do In The Garden In February

What Jobs To Do In The Garden In February It’s February already, and our shortest month but I hope that you find the time to get out into your garden as there are numerous tasks that are best done round about now. Let’s make the most of the extra day we have this month. The …

Hostas, plants that like a shade garden.
Gardening

Plants That Like A Shade Garden

Plants That Like A Shade Garden   We all have a shady corner or aspect in our gardens and whether you are looking for plants for a whole garden that has a North facing aspect or for planting under trees and hedges in a small shady area, then these plants that like a shade garden …

Grass seed heads with frost What jobs to do in the garden in January
Garden Calendar

What Jobs to do in the Garden in January

  What Jobs to do in the Garden in January Hello to all you hardy gardeners who like to be out doing something in your gardens, whatever the month. January hails the start of the year. Time for reflection and making plans for the year ahead. Wondering what Jobs to do in the garden in …

Best evergreen windbreak shrubs and trees, strawberry tree
Gardening

Best Evergreen Windbreak Shrubs and Trees for Coastal Gardens

  Best Evergreen Windbreak Shrubs and Trees for Coastal Gardens When thinking about which shrubs and trees you need in your garden, one of many things that needs to be taken in to consideration is shelter. By this I mean shelter against the elements for all your other plants, ornamental features and for yourself. In …

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