Monthly Archive: February 2019

Gardening course for beginners 17th March North London

Gardening course for beginners 17th March North London

Join the GardenAdvice team on a one day gardening course for beginners at Capel Manor Gardens on the 17th March and get your gardening year off to a great start. Become a gardener with...

Early Season flowering Bulbs in lawn to create a splash of colour

Early Season flowering Bulbs in lawn to create a splash of colour

If you are looking to introduce some early spring colour into your garden, naturalising bulbs in your lawn can be a great option, and once planted the bulbs will return every spring for years...

12 best Alpine plants to grow in a rock garden

12 best Alpine plants to grow in a rock garden

12 best Alpine plants to grow your rock garden  Gentiana verna,  stunning blue flowers from late spring to early summer. Saxifraga, forms a matt of green with delicate pink, white, red, yellow and purple...

One day gardening course/workshop for beginners 17th March 2019  – North London

One day gardening course/workshop for beginners 17th March 2019  – North London

One day gardening course/workshop for beginners 13th March 2019  – North London Update on the GardenAdvice  One day gardening course for beginners at Capel Manor gardens the course on the 3rd March is now...

Using hardy annual plants to create a splash of colour

Using hardy annual plants to create a splash of colour

  Using hardy annuals to create some summer colour in your garden is a great way to get some additional colour in your garden especially if you have just started gardening as all it...

Creating an alpine bed is an ideal project for a small garden

Creating an alpine bed is an ideal project for a small garden

  Creating an alpine bed is an ideal project for a small garden plus it’s a great project to start with if you are new to gardening. If you need any additional help use...

4 Advantages of a Wooden Garage

4 Advantages of a Wooden Garage

  A garage is one of the essentials in a new house. It provides shelter for your vehicles, and can also be converted into a storage space to keep all your items. Converting a...

Earthworms  Friend or foe

Earthworms Friend or foe

  Earthworms are essential to our garden, worms burrow through the soil creating pockets for ventilation and drainage and this improves the soil structure, worms break down decaying organic matter from the surface like...

Creating a mediterranean style garden

Creating a mediterranean style garden

If you are looking for a reasonably low maintenance garden that can cope with stresses of climate change maybe a mediterranean style garden might be worth some consideration. When you say mediterranean garden to...

Free garden plants for creating some winter interest

Free garden plants for creating some winter interest

  If you are looking for some winter interest in your garden I would highly recommend planting some dogwoods, these shrubs can provide a stunning display of brightly coloured stems throughout the winter months,...