Chelsea flower show small garden ideas

Small garden ideas – inspiration from the RHS Chelsea Flower Show.   If you’re looking for small garden ideas, garden shows can be an excellent source of inspiration. To glean the latest ideas for your garden the best of the best in the world has got to be the Chelsea Flower show, held in the grounds of the Royal Hospital … Read More

Jobs for the May Garden

This is the best month to sow or repair a new lawn from seed before the soil becomes too dry. Preparation is the key to a good lawn – it’s much easier to fix soil problems before you’ve got your new lawn in place. Clearing the area by removing any large stones, weeds or other debris will reward you with … Read More

Sheena’s Plant of the Month: Choisya ‘Aztec Pearl’

Look out for Choisyas flowering now. There are several varieties of Choisya but Choisya ‘Aztec Pearl’ is one of the most common – for a reason. It’s not at all fussy, the glossy leaves are evergreen, its citrus-scented, pinky-white  flowers persist for weeks sometimes repeating in late summer, and it makes a neat mound up to 2.5m each way.  It … Read More

Small garden design inspiration

RHS Malvern Spring Festival

Small Garden Design inspiration at the Malvern Spring Show 2022. The RHS Malvern Spring Show is the place to go for small garden inspiration. We’re so proud to have been awarded Silver Gilt at this year’s RHS Malvern. The RHS motto is ‘inspiring everyone to grow’ and this year’s show certainly fulfilled that brief. Our Show Garden – A Peaceful … Read More

Garden Maintenance Jobs for May

flowers outside a cottage

A reliable indicator that summer is well on the way is the arrival of the first garden shows. Take some time for a great day out at a garden show or visit some of the many gardens that will be opening up to the public to glean ideas and inspiration. Between visiting flower shows, there’s plenty to do in your own … Read More