Best flowers to grow in a hanging basket
We have picked our top ten flowers to succeed in hanging baskets with a few surprises. The best flowers to grow in a hanging basket are questions we have been asked many times. Discover them now!
Landscaping with hydrangeas
Find out everything about hydrangeas and start growing them yourself. Hydrangeas are easy to care for, and they’re perfect for lighting up a shady corner of the garden.
How to grow Sunflowers
There are many different Sunflowers varieties available in colours you might not be expecting. Knowing how to grow Sunflowers will mean you can have giant, beautiful sunflowers bringing so much joy to your garden every year. They are easy to grow and, therefore, great to grow with kids in the garden, but they are perfect for pollinators, and you can even harvest the seeds to sow the following year.
Ideas for small gardens
It is great to get creative with vertical spaces and use every part of the garden, patio or balcony to make it your very own small space, a plant-filled haven. With so many ideas for small gardens, you can still grow an abundance of fruit, and vegetables, cut flowers and have all of the accessories and fun of a more extensive garden. There is no need to feel restricted by space because many plants grow well in containers - even some fruit trees.
How to Create a Bug Hotel
Creating a bug hotel in your own garden is not only a fun activity to do with the children, but also educates them about the importance of protecting our wildlife. Learn how easy it is to create your own bug hotel, and get your little ones out in nature!
9 fun garden activities for kids
Help your kids develop green fingers with these fun gardening activities! Gardening is great for children, letting them learn about nature and their environment while developing practical skills.
This month we held our highly anticipated Cheese and Wine Supper Club at our magical Market Kitchen. With a carefully selected menu of nine kinds of cheese with wine pairings, it was safe to say everyone left feeling very merry and dreaming of cheese!
How to grow herbs indoors
This how-to grow herbs indoors advice will ensure you get the best from your herbs for the longest harvesting period you can and help to keep your herbs looking fresh and thriving indoors. Growing herbs inside is both great if you have little or no space outside but also if you want to be able to harvest herbs as and when you are cooking without heading out into the garden every time, having some growing on the kitchen windowsill can be very convenient.
Dahlia Beach X Malvern Spring Show
For this year's Malvern Spring Show, our friend Andie from Dahlia Beach was asked to dress and decorate the iconic RHS letters. With excitement, Andie jumped at the opportunity, however, soon realised she was going to need a LOT of plants!
How to grow fruit on your balcony
Imagine picking and eating your own fresh fruit straight from your balcony garden. It’s perfectly possible to do – many fruit trees and bushes grow well in pots and look beautiful and taste delicious. Here’s how to grow your own fruit on your balcony.
What to sow in the kitchen garden in May
If you are wondering what to sow in the kitchen garden in May, which is a time of year when there is so much to do in the garden, we have got you covered! Sometimes this time of year can feel a bit overwhelming with lots of jobs to do and seeds to sow, plants to pot on, harden off and plant out but keeping a list of jobs to do and ticking them off as you go along can be helpful.