When choosing plants to make a hanging basket the first plants that a lot of people are drawn to are the ones with the most flowers such as petunias, calibrachoa, pansy, etc. The trouble with shaded areas is that there are not a lot of plants that will give you months of colourful blooms. So when making a hanging … More What shade plants are good in hanging baskets?
I hope you enjoy this wooden Christmas ornament DIY video! I recently published an article with The Garden Gurus and show you 4 fun Christmas DIY’s and I have even a few that the kids can have a go at making! If you are interested in seeing what else I came up with or want to reading … More Wooden Christmas Ornaments
We are finally, I really mean it this time, in the home stretch of moving house…. It has been a very long 12 months getting everything ready from the house renovations to keeping the garden maintained. So… over the last year I have discovered a few things that I would do differently when getting my … More Sale-ready? Tips to get your garden up to scratch
The black hole of the garden has been this potting bench for the last few years. It seems to attract an assortment of things ranging from empty plastic pots, gardens tools and even the odd dead plant. It has been looking like a hot mess for a good 12 months and it was time for a … More Potting Bench Transformation
I am always looking for fun ways to add some ‘character’ to my garden and these galvanised steel planters were perfect for what I had in mind! My potting bench has been in need of some decorative touches and these half-round pots fitted perfectly above the bench. I used one of the planters as a … More Video: How to make a Galvanised Succulent Wall Pot