Sometimes, it’s just no fun being a gardener: all those aphids, slugs and
other pests waiting to destroy your hard work and efforts. However, that
could all change if you read a book that landed on our review desk a few weeks ago.
Bugs, slugs and other invaders: 50 ways to beat them, published by Hamlyn –
one of the smallest gardening books you will every come across more
The Arundel castle was built by one of William the Conqueror’s most loyal followers, Roger de Montgomery, in 1068 to secure the area around the river Arun. The original fortification consisted of a wooden fortified motte, or mound. This was later increased by the addition of two baileys, as the castle’s fortifications were increased and improved. The castle stayed in the hands of Roger de Montgomery’s family until 1102, when it was besieged by followers of King Henry I and reverted to the Crown. More
One of the gardens you can visit using our new garden tours service
Until the end of July anyone who signs up for the GardenAdvice MyGardenTeam offer will be sent a Hamlyn book called Bug slugs and other invaders. It’s a very small book with loads of great information on how to control a number of garden pests, from aphids to cats, organically.
The aim of the MyGardenTeam service is to provide you with your own on line gardening expert in the form of a GardenAdvice gardener, to help you plan a year’s gardening with lots of back up with advice, online calendars, useful contacts and in garden assistance if you need it. More
Over the last few weeks we have been putting together a new section on gardening books. The section is designed with a number of GardenAdvice reviews to help you find recommended books on gardening and other related subjects. Below is a list of the first reviews to be published and each week a number of new gardening book reviews will be published.
Bugs, slugs and other Invaders – Sometimes its just no fun being a gardener all those aphids, slugs and other pests waiting to destroy your hard work and efforts. However that could all change if you read a book click here to read the full gardening book review.
Garden Design Details – Often the first problem when designing any garden is finding the original inspiration the first founding idea, a theme. Its hard with any garden design but with gardens over an acre it can seem an impossible task to get started. click here to read the full gardening book review.
Grow Your Own Veg Carol Klein – For anyone hoping to start growing there own vegetables Grow Your Own Veg written by Carol Klein, published by Mitchell Beazley, is the ideal place to start. click here to read the full gardening book review.