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Although evenings are becoming cooler, there's no reason why you can't still enjoy your garden to the full. Nathan James Dodd has been looking at the La Hacienda range of outdoor heating that makes this possible.
Sweet cherries are fabulous to eat straight from the tree and their sour counterparts are excellent for cooking and jam. David Hall reviews how to choose, plant and maintain these delicious fruit trees.
If you're fortunate enough to have a conservatory, plants from all over the world can be invited into your home. As David Hall explains, succulents, citrus fruits and plants with outstanding foliage can all can be grown successfully in the warm, bright conditions.
All ponds need a ﬁltration system to keep the water clean, clear and healthy. As Dan Everton points out, stocking levels of fish are much higher in a garden pond than in the wild and, without a ﬁlter, impurities accumulate to create a toxic environment.
Nathan James Dodd has always enjoyed growing the vast and varied group of plants known as succulents and cacti. As he explains, their attempts to master a range of often hostile conditions, has resulted in the development of a fantastic array of interesting and appealing shapes, colours and textures.
Accessibility is an increasingly important consideration for manufacturers of garden equipment, Nathan James Dodd explores how some have addressed this issue.
Autumn is the perfect time to plant fruit trees and once you have tasted your own apples in season you'll realise how much tastier they are compared to that from a supermarket. Even if you have a relatively small garden, David Hall thinks there I still space for a tree if you choose carefully and manage correctly.
GardenSite was recently very pleased to support two executives from Zest 4 Leisure who are competing in a series of challenges to raise money for the Alzheimer's Society. Nathan James Dodd reports on their outstanding efforts.
Asgard manufacture very strong and secure Metal Storage units for garden equipment, bikes, motor cycles and mobility scooters, Nathan James Dodd reviews their impressive range.
Glee, the UK's leading garden wholesale buying event, will be returning to the NEC in Birmingham on 14-16 September, and David Coton and the rest of the GardenSite team will be there to source new products to bring you in 2016.
Planters have many uses, as garden features, used for flower displays, or to break up hard landscaping. Nathan James Dodd loves these invaluable garden ornaments that play a leading role on the garden design stage.
With autumn nearly upon us, Nathan James Dodd recommends installing outdoor lighting that makes the garden come alive during dark evenings.
Aquarium ornaments range from the naturalistic through decorative to what might be called novelty items. Dan Everton says that all add interest and form part of a pleasing aquascape.
Gardening and the weather have an intimate relationship and both are have attracted a huge amount of folklore over the years. David Hall discovers if technology or nature are more accurate forecasters of whether it will rain or shine.
With winter on its way, Nathan James Dodd will soon start to protect his garden water features from the excesses of British weather as frost, snow and ice do them no favours.
Classic garden furniture is timeless and never goes out of fashion. As Nathan James Dodd discovers, great design and high quality manufacture combine to ensure longevity, reflecting style and practicality that endures to the present day.
David Hall was digging his allotment recently, keeping an eye on an adjacent plot holder who was constructing raised beds. Taking a breather, it crossed my mind whether I should adopt such a system, would it prove more productive and less hard work?
Forest, the UK’s largest manufacturer and distributor of garden timber products, have an impressive collection of excellently designed, sustainably sourced, log cabins that Nathan James Dodd finds are suitable for many and varied uses.
If you're the one who regularly cuts the lawn, the chances are you'll know about moss; but do you know how to successfully treat it? David Hall shares a few tips on how to beat moss and have a healthy lawn.
A compost heap, or preferably two, is an essential part of every garden. Composting is just a system by which goodness is returned to the earth and Nathan James Dodd shows how easy and cheap it is to replicate nature with a compost heap or bin.