Category: Gardening How To

Gardening How To

Free garden plants this autumn

As we approach autumn and the summer growth on a lot of shrubs starts to become older and hardens off now is a good time to take some semi ripe cuttings. Most of our MyGardenTeam clients as amazed at how easy it is to root...

Flowering plants for September

Depending on the summer months Aster x frikartii ‘Mönch’ and Sedum autumn joy are two of the most dependable September flowering plants. Both the sedum and the aster are plants loved by bees and other insects. Both plants should flower well into the autumn until...

Clematis Jackmanii to add colour to your garden in August

A great way to add and extend the interest in your garden in August is to grow Clematis Jackmanii through and over existing shrubs and hedges. The pictures show a clematis being used to grow through a ceanothus. The first pictures shows the ceanothus flowering...

Fruit tree pruning service

This coming autumn and winter we be pruning our members and viewers fruit tree as we have done for the last 3 years Renovating old fruit trees and bushes has become a bit of a specialty of the GardenAdvice team over the last few years. ...

Flowering Plants for July/August

Echinacea purpurea and Rudbeckia goldsturm are two easy to grow perennials which will provide colour in July through to September. Grow in a well drained soil with a mulch such as spent mushroom compost. If you have a heavy clay soil digging in some grit sand...

Set up a new greenhouse

Gardening course for beginners from GardenAdvice One day gardening courses especially created for beginners run in your own garden by the GardenAdvice expert gardeners Become a gardener with the GardenAdvice Gardening Course. If you are new to gardening it can all seem a bit complicated...