A visit to York Gate Garden

A visit to York Gate Garden

There’s always something new to see at York Gate, the renowned garden in Leeds developed by the Spencer family over 40 years. Its design draws inspiration from the Arts & Crafts movement- but its impeccable appearance today is a testament to the many volunteers...
Weeds and How to Control Them

Weeds and How to Control Them

Oh joy! It’s raining again and the weeds are sky-high! Its June, it’s raining and the weeds are madly growing. They are the Formula 1 cars of the plant world, zooming ahead into pole position while your specially-bought-and-cared for plants often lurk sulking in the...
Take Charge of your Garden

Take Charge of your Garden

Designing your own garden space It’s time to get the garden ready for summer. But this is also the time of year when some of us realise we need to do a more thorough job than just mowing the lawn and pulling out a few weeds. In fact, with a sinking heart we realise we...
Get ready to shop!

Get ready to shop!

Some tips for getting the most from a trip to the garden centre Ever been to your local garden centre or online nursery chosen some gorgeous plants, only to find you’ve actually no idea where to plant them?…either there’s no room in the border, or the...