Update: Improved Finder Results
Up and till now we've been using a temporary form of search results from the plant finder. As of today we have unveiled a few changes to massively improve them.
Firstly, similar (i.e. closely rela... Read more
New Plant Finder
We have just added an extra feature to the site - a plant finder. For the plant finder we categorise each plant into up to 200 categories to make it easy for you to search for plants which exactly ... Read more
Spiraea nipponica 'Snowmound'
Snowmound is a beautiful shrub in the late spring and early summer. The top sides of it's arching branches are covered in small white flowers, making it look like a bush covered in snow.This shru... Read more
Why Your Bedding Plants Might Not Grow
Have you ever had the experience of getting a pack of bedding plants from the garden centre and planting them out only to find that a month or two later they have barely grown any bigger? You proba... Read more
The Secrets of Effective Watering
Of all the skills a gardener needs to acquire, probably the single most important one is watering. It's also the skill that new gardeners often find the hardest time to acquire.Many new gardeners k... Read more
Erysimum "Bowles Mauve"
Most of us are aware of the annual wallflowers which we buy as bare root plants in autumn. But not everyone is aware of their perennial cousins. Perennial wallfowers, also known as Erysimums are ... Read more
Has Spring Finally Spring?
January and February have been very quiet on the nursery. They are our quietest months every year, but with the record low temperatures this year things have been even worse that usual. So, it was ... Read more
Polyanthus "Crescendo Mixed"
It's not easy finding different plants to provide winter colour. You're basically restricted to winter pansies, violas and polyanthus. Of the three I find that pansies and violas can be knocked o... Read more
Logging in and Comments
This weeks additions:
If you log in via the form at the top of the page you will now stay on the current page instead of being redirected to your homepage.
A comments tab has now been added to yo... Read more