Garden Maintenance

How to care for your garden to make sure it looks in tip top condition all year round.  

Find tips from the experts on everyday gardening tasks including lawn mowing, hedge trimming, plant pruning, watering schedules and general weeding.

September: Tip of the Month

on 7th September 2015

Mow less frequently, and raise the height of cut as the growth rate of the grass slows down. This will help the lawn to withstand the last of the warm, dry weather, and also keep it resistant to treading as the wet weather arrives…

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September: Tip of the Month

Tip of the month – May

on 8th May 2015

Dead head rhododendrons to prolong flowering period Prune Camelia’s to encourage new growth Apply wetting agent to lawn to help with water retention and prevent excess watering Trim buxus hedging and feed Spread chipped bark to help suppress weeds and keep…

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Tip of the month – May