How To Build A Fire Pit

How To Build A Fire Pit KEEP WARM AND COSY THIS WINTER Staying warm while still using and enjoying your garden space in Winter can be challenging with all the cold rain and freezing temperatures. Having a fire pit in the garden is one way to prolong an evening...

Bougainvilleas – So Bright & Bold

Bougainvilleas – So Bright & Bold Did you know that the Bougainvillea shrub is named after the French explorer Louis Antoine de Bougainville who discovered this bright plant during his voyages in South America in 1768. Excerpt: One of the few plants...

Architectural Plants

Architectural Plants Today’s blog is list of plants, shrubs and trees which can be used as architectural form plants to create an eye catching piece in your garden. By adding a couple of carefully chosen plants, trees and shrubs one can go far to increasing the appeal...

Butterflies in the garden

Butterflies in the garden Everyone is charmed by butterflies! They represent metamorphosis, hope through change and are symbolic of the life-cycle of all living things. Some are brilliantly patterned and coloured with kaleidoscopic markings. Others are a little more...

Let Your Garden Shine

Who wouldn’t want to follow this path into the cool night air? So you’ve spent hours perfecting your garden; considered the most functional layout, the prettiest features, comfortable furniture, interesting plants, and your lawn is your personal victory. It’s such a...