Archives : December, 2015

15 of the most vigorous, fast growing climbers

15 of the most vigorous, fast growing climbers

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 Pin0 There are hundreds, if not thousands of climbing plants, but when you are looking for fast growing climbing plants to cover a wall or trellis, climb up the

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Top 12 Fast Growing Shrubs

Top 12 Fast Growing Shrubs

Fast Growing Shrubs If you are looking for quick growing plants, then chances are you are trying to create some form of privacy screen, wind break or informal hedge. Alternatively, you simply

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How to prune lavender – Hardy and tender cultivars

How to prune lavender – Hardy and tender cultivars

How to prune lavender Lavender (Lavendula) which is commonly used in cooking recipes is a popular evergreen shrub that is often sold as a herb plant. They make beautiful plants

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How to prune French Lavender (Lavandula stoechas)

How to prune French Lavender (Lavandula stoechas)

Pruning French / Spanish Lavender French and Spanish Lavender is part of the Lamiaceae family of plants and is also known as the Lavandula stoechas. It is more tender and less hardy

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Best Plants For Hanging Baskets

Best Plants For Hanging Baskets

Hanging baskets plants Using the best plants for hanging baskets can help transform you outdoor space and add tranquility to an outside area but with so many different basket plants

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Pyracantha rogersiana growing guide, pruning and planting tips

Pyracantha rogersiana growing guide, pruning and planting tips

Pyracantha rogersiana (Asian Firethorn) Originating from Western China, Pyracantha rogersiana is a drought resistant, evergreen and bushy shrub that is ideal for forming a hedge or as a border/wall shrub.

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Pruning Camellias – How and when to prune a Camellia

Pruning Camellias – How and when to prune a Camellia

Pruning Camellias Many gardeners think that Camellias are difficult plants to grow but this could not be further from the truth. In fact they will grow in most areas, except

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Fast growing hedges, the complete guide

Fast growing hedges, the complete guide

Fast growing hedges Quick growing hedges are typically planted to mark out your property boundary or perhaps you would like to form a fast growing privacy hedge to stop prying neighbours looking

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Buddleia alternifolia – Growing tips, pruning and care

Buddleia alternifolia – Growing tips, pruning and care

Growing Buddleia alternifolia (Butterfly Bush) Most of us could quickly identify the hugely common, but extremely popular Buddleia davidii and some may have seen the new dwarf buddleia varieties but most

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Dwarf Buddleia – Butterfly Bushes Ideal For Small Gardens & Patio Pots

Dwarf Buddleia – Butterfly Bushes Ideal For Small Gardens & Patio Pots

Growing Dwarf Buddleias Buddleia are one of the most loved garden plants admired by gardeners, birds, bees and insects alike and there is no mistaking the sweetly scented, fragrant flowers that

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