February Newsletter

February Newsletter

February can be a difficult month, when it seems if it has been a long and dreary winter. On a positive note, the days are starting to lengthen, and it’s a great time to plan the gardening year – both practically in the garden, and by ordering the seeds and...
Cutting garden flowers for June

Cutting garden flowers for June

I’ve been cutting and conditioning my flowers for tonight’s talk at Willaston Gardening Group, and was a bit worried that I might not have enough flower material as the weather has been so awful and the plants are struggling! I literally have one of two blooms of some...
Autumn is in the air

Autumn is in the air

While Autumn means things slow down a bit in the garden there’s still penty to do before the winter. Here are some top tips and if you want more, come along to one of our classes or mini talks (click on the links for more info) Plant spring bulbs, including crocuses,...