April’s a very busy month in gardening, there is so much work to do in the garden at the moment so I thought I would put together a blog featuring some of the jobs you can be doing during this time, just to try and help you all work out how to do things within…
Dividing plants in our gardens is an excellent and cost effective way of increasing our stock of an existing group of plants. For herbaceous plants, most people are used to using the method of diversion to increase their stocks but when it comes to ferns, they are too sure what to do So here’s a…
How to divide and look after bearded Irises
Using broken pots to create a home for alpines
Pruned your dogwood but what to do with all the old prunings?
A look at the Dalefoot composts and in particular the seed sowing mix and see how I get on with it
My plant of the week will light up your garden with its beautiful torch like flowers
A quick look at propagating sempervivums, what you need and how to do it