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Mother’s Day is on Sunday 15th March. It's when we celebrate mothers and often give them flowers or gifts. Here are my thoughts on what to give your mum this Mothering Sunday.
This guide by David Coton will help you to maintain and revamp your pond during March, which is a great month if the weather has picked up for getting out in the garden again.
March is the time when spring arrives and you can enjoy getting back into your garden to do those jobs you put off during the winter. Nathan James Dodd looks at what gardening jobs can be done now the days are getting warmer and lighter outside.
You may well have received a citrus plant as a present at Christmas or the New Year. Nathan James Dodd shares his knowledge on how best to look after these attractive plants that will bear fruit if provided with ideal environment.
Robert Hall recently visited the Eden Halls factory to see the new Burford, Birdlip, Blockley and Bourton Greenhouses being made and find out more about these revolutionary zero threshold F1 designed garden buildings.
Although gardening activity in February may not be so frenetic as during the summer months, there's still plenty to be done and Spring is just around the corner. Nathan James Dodd suggests the jobs you should be tackling in the garden this month.
With this guide David Coton will help you look after your pond during the cold month of February. If your pond isn't yet frozen over there are a few precautions you can take.
Whether you believe that roses are named after Eros, the god of love or that they are red due to the blood shed by Aphrodite when her lover Adonis was killed, they are intimately linked to St Valentine's Day according to Nathan James Dodd.
When you show your love for someone on St Valentine's Day, it is usually done with flowers. So why is a bouquet of 12 red roses perceived to be the perfect way to display your romantic affection?
With the freezing weather and snow predicted, Nathan James Dodd reviews a range of products that will prove useful over the next few weeks.
Palmako are one of Europe's leading manufacturers of garden buildings using high quality Nordic timber, and David Coton is pleased to announce that their new range of garden houses will soon be available on GardenSite.
Soft fruit was featured in a recent edition of the Great British Garden Revival and David Coton was impressed by Alys Fowler’s enthusiasm for all sorts of berries that can be grown in our gardens.
Flowering bulbs are popular Christmas presents. They can always be relied on to bring colour and scent into the house. Nathan James Dodd tells you how to care for them after the festive season has passed.
You might think that the expensive mountain bike or lawn mower in your shed is safe from being stolen. David Coton finds that this might not be the case and explains how Gardensite can help if you need to make an insurance claim.
Although the timber used for decking should have been treated to ensure longevity, black mould seems an inevitable problem. David Coton has a few suggestions on how the mould can be prevented or the timber restored.
Lavender is one of the plants featured on the BBC's Great British Garden Revival. Robert Hall from Gardensite was fascinated as Diarmuid Gavin celebrated its colour and fragrance as well as medicinal and culinary qualities.
Many people across Essex, Dorset, Kent, Hampshire, Suffolk, Wales and Scotland, are likely soon to be contacting their insurance companies, to arrange compensation for damaged garden buildings caused by the winter storms.
Although the days are short and the weather inclement at this time of the year, Nathan James Dodd finds that there are still plenty of jobs to do in the garden during January.
Britain's Best Back Gardens is a new three part series that begins in January on ITV with Alan Titchmarsh. Nathan James Dodd has learnt that top amateur gardeners from all over the country will be featured in this brand new programme.
Natural stone, especially beautiful sandstone with its veins of rich colour, is a wonderful material from which to craft garden planters, water features and benches. David Coton explains why the Strata Natural Stone range, now available on GardenSite, should find a home in every garden.