The 10 Most Popular Houseplants in the UK
Thinking of getting a houseplant but don’t know which one to choose? Then check out this list of the ten most popular houseplants here in the UK. Some are pretty obvious choices due to the lack of care and attention they need, but some are a real surprise…
The 10 Most Popular Flowers Grown in the UK
It seems what people like to receive and what they like to grow are two very different things. Indeed if this list was based on the UK’s favourite flower to receive it would be significantly different putting roses at the top. But this list is all about the flowers people grow and number 1 was a real surprise to me…
Top 10 Green Pawed Dogs Doing a Spot of Gardening
While most dogs only go in the garden to relieve themselves or dig up the bone they buried, some dogs will go that extra mile and do a spot of gardening. Why? Because to a dog, a nice garden is a nice place to go to the toilet. So let’s pop on some dog-friendly marigolds and do a spot of weeding for them…
Top 10 Things You Can Recycle Into a Garden Border
If you want a little area of the garden that is broken away from the rest of the grass you can always use a garden border to separate the two. But why should you buy a garden border when you can use something you might have otherwise thrown away…
Top 10 Crazy and Unusual Watering Cans
They help to keep your plants hydrated and you might never really notice what a good job it does. So why not change all that and get a new watering can that gets seen and noticed a lot more. Then you can always use the old one as a planter. But first, you need to buy a new one…
Top 10 Things To Make With Twigs and Branches
Walking through the wood I see lots of fallen twigs and branches, probably hundreds and thousands of them! I feel happy knowing that nature has its way of using them to feed back into the woodlands delicate ecosystem. But using just a few of them to make some of these amazing things can’t do any harm…
Top 10 Crazy And Unusual Lawn Mowers
It’s that time of the year when the lawn mower is going away in the shed until next year. But I’ve started to wonder if I should get rid of my old mower and get one of these more unusual ones instead…