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News: garden plants

Top 5 alternatives to box hedging

With box hedging under attack from pests and diseases, the search is on to find suitable replacements for our gardens. We have found five of the best alternatives to box hedging.

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How to grow topiary

Add a unique touch to your garden by creating your own topiary! All you need is a suitable plant and some sharp secateurs. Find out more about how to create topiary.

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Top 5 climbers to grow

Many climbers can be great for wildlife encouraging insects for birds and bats to eat plus resting and nesting spaces as well. Whichever climber you choose, it is sure to add interest and delight to your garden. Here's our top 5!

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Top 5 drought tolerant plants

Planting these top 5 drought tolerant plants means they will thrive in dry conditions and longer hot summers which will ultimately mean you can have a low maintenance garden with the environment in mind.

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Top five winter-interest plants for your garden and balcony

Are you looking to give your backyard and balcony gardens a winter makeover? Have you considered growing some winter-interest plants? As the days grow shorter and temperatures drop, most gardeners would assume it is time to suspend their gardening activities until further notice. However, with a few innovative ideas, you can quickly create a stunning winter garden that will last throughout the cold months. In this post, we will discover some of the best winter...

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Gaultheria: a winter wonder

We want to introduce you to a winter standout: the Gaultheria.

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Winter-flowering garden plants

In this blog, you'll learn more about five winter bloomers that will make your garden shine, even in the coldest months.

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Hellebore: the Christmas Rose

The Hellebore, also known as the Christmas rose or Lenten rose, is an enchanting flower that displays its beauty even in the coldest months of the year.

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All about the enchanting Leucothoe

This blog will delve deeper into the ideal location for the Leucothoe, the necessary care, and the types of Leucothoe you can purchase at our garden centre.

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