Archives : January 6th, 2020

Top 10 best clematis for attracting bees into your garden

Top 10 best clematis for attracting bees into your garden

If you are in the market for a garden that brings forth all of the local bees, then you need the right variety of clematis. Bees love access to different

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Growing patio roses in containers

Growing patio roses in containers

If you are interested in growing roses, but you don’t have the garden space for them, rest assured that you can grow patio roses in containers with equal success. Why

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Why your clematis has not flowered and how to encourage flowering

Why your clematis has not flowered and how to encourage flowering

Happy and otherwise thriving clematis vines will give your garden a collection of stunningly colourful flowers, but when things are not going well for the clematis, it might not bloom.

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Clematis wilt – what is it and how do you prevent and treat it

Clematis wilt – what is it and how do you prevent and treat it

Clematis make for wonderful blooms and can truly add a magical quality to your garden. The trouble is, after putting in lots of hard work to get the clematis the

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How to prevent and treat mildew on plants

How to prevent and treat mildew on plants

If you are growing plants, you know that they can succumb to many issues. Different seasons, weather, and other environmental factors can manifest in the form of wilting, discolouration, even

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How to grow Japanese anemones

How to grow Japanese anemones

If you want to have a late summer flowering garden, Japanese anemones are a great addition. The flowers are held up on wiry stems and can be found in a

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What’s eaten the leaves on your gooseberry bush – Sawfly

What’s eaten the leaves on your gooseberry bush – Sawfly

If you are growing gooseberries, you might have to contend with a few pests or disease here or there, trying to ruin your harvest. But what do you do when

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How to create a wildflower meadow

How to create a wildflower meadow

Wildflower Meadows is quickly becoming a wonderful alternative to border Gardens or lawns because they offer of stunning display for months on end and are very easy to maintain.  There

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How to prepare the ground for wildflowers

How to prepare the ground for wildflowers

Wildflower gardens make for a wonderful home to flying, winged insects and pollinators, all of whom serve an important ecological purpose. You can create a spectacular wildflower garden with minimal

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8 of the best roses for pots and containers

8 of the best roses for pots and containers

If you have a small area like a patio, balcony, or terrace and you want to grow roses, rest assured there are plenty of varieties that thrive in pots and

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