Archives : July 29th, 2019

Growing bamboo in pots

Growing bamboo in pots

Bamboo provides a wonderful look to any garden whether you are looking to add structure or simply round off a Japanese theme. That said, you can capitalise upon a variety

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Growing bamboo – the beginner’s guide

Growing bamboo – the beginner’s guide

Bamboo makes for a very desirable plant no matter the garden you have, they seem to fit into nearly any planting theme. There are ample types of bamboo that make

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Pruning and thinning bamboo – Different pruning techniques

Pruning and thinning bamboo – Different pruning techniques

Bamboo is a wonderful plant to add to your garden whether it is used as a hedge, screen, planted as specimen plants in a border or grown in pots. However,

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Top 6 best bamboo for containers and pots

Top 6 best bamboo for containers and pots

If you are a fan of bamboo and looking for a way to plant in a smaller, contained fashion, you can find varieties that can be well grown in containers.

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Ornamental grass pruning – how and when to prune

Ornamental grass pruning – how and when to prune

Ornamental grasses can be evergreen or deciduous. Knowing how to prune ornamental grasses requires knowing which of the two you have. Evergreen grasses do not loose there leaves or die

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Growing pampas grass – the beginner’s guide

Growing pampas grass – the beginner’s guide

We have talked about a lot of grasses on this website and what comes to mind when you think about ornamental grass? well, most think of ornamental grasses, think of the

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How to prune pampas grass

How to prune pampas grass

There are very few plants out there that make as bold a statement as ornamental grasses and pampas grass in particular. This type of grass is the quintessence of ornamental

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8 Must have evergreen grasses for containers and pots

8 Must have evergreen grasses for containers and pots

If you want to grow ornamental grasses in your garden but you simply don’t have space or the soil necessary you can always grow evergreen grasses for containers. By growing

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8 of our favourite ornamental grasses for shade

8 of our favourite ornamental grasses for shade

If you are looking for ornamental grasses to fill a shady area in your garden, rest assured there are literally handfuls of variety suitable for any area you have whether

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10 of the best grasses for pots

10 of the best grasses for pots

Ornamental grasses are a wonderful addition to any garden but there are plenty of situations where you simply can’t afford to add them directly in your garden area. You might,

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