With Christmas and the New Year celebrations over with, it’s time to think about gardening trends for 2016, here’s what Nathan James Dodd foresees in the coming months.
We are continually 'growing' our range and the latest additions are a new range of straight chemicals and fertilizers from the Scotts Miracle Gro company.
Introduced at GLEE - The Garden Leisure Show 2012 in new style packaging. This includes a sealed plastic interior housed in a traditional cardboard box.
Bright and colourful these boxes will appeal to traditional and young gardeners alike and will definitely stand out on the shelves in shops too.
Some of the favourites include Bone Meal, Growmore and also Fish Blood and Bone. More specialist products are also included like Superphosphate, Sulphate of Ammonia and Magnessium Salts (Epsom Salts).
To view our range of new Miracle Gro products click here.
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.
With the arrival of 'Storm Imogen', many people are likely to be contacting their insurance companies. Robert Hall explains how GardenSite can help you with making a claim for damaged garden structures such as sheds, greenhouses and fencing.
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.
Dan Everton helps you look after your pond during the February with some tips on the precautions you can take to avoid the water freezing over, and advice on keeping fish at this time of the year.