Agapanthus (African Lily)

Agapanthus (African Lily)

Strikingly beautiful, agapanthus are bold architectural plants whose popularity is growing year on year. They have strap-like leaves and statuesque stems, topped with balls of intensely coloured blue or white flowers. Agapanthus are ideal in both a modern garden...
Jobs for August

Jobs for August

If you are going on holiday, don’t forget to move your potted plants to a shady place to reduce their water requirements.  Harvest maincrop potatoes.  Encourage butterflies into the garden by planting Echinops and Buddleja.Late August is an excellent time to...
Jobs for July

Jobs for July

Greenhouses should be well ventilated and shaded at this time of year to prevent overheating or scorching the plants inside. Pick your courgettes before they become marrows! Don’t forget to regularly feed pots and hanging baskets. Keep summer...
Clematis

Clematis

Clematis are indispensable climbing plants that come in multiple varieties, are very versatile and are wide-ranging in colour and flower shapes. Typically they flower from early spring until autumn. They can be used to cover large walls, grow up through other plants...