Yellow flowers bring sunshine to your garden even on a cloudy day—just what we need in current times! Yellow is a happy colour and yellow flowers are known around the world as a symbol of hope and friendship. Here are five easy-to-grow options for yellow annual flowers to brighten your garden.
If you are looking to grow a bright, vibrant garden this summer, try pink flowers. This list contains my top ten suggestions to choose from that will look beautiful in any garden.
Growing some perennial plants from seed is not as hard as you might think! There are some beautiful perennials that you can grow quite easily and cheaply, and they will return year after year! This guide will provide suggestions for which flowers to grow and tips on how to care for them.
Many of our bee species around the world are in sharp decline. Meadows have been ploughed up and gardens paved over. In a few decades bees could disappear completely. Plant bee-friendly flowers in your garden to help our little furry pollinators. Try these five annual flowers that are easy to grow.
Florrie Labradoodle loves Halloween! Learn some top Halloween facts including the legend of Stingy Jack and why we carve pumpkins.
Summer and autumn are both great times in the year for walking your dog, but beware of heatstroke and grass seeds! This article tells you what to look out for and what to do.
Florrie Labradoodle had a lovely floral smell for a week after brushing against aromatic lavender whilst walking round a lavender farm. Here are my top aromatic plant options to consider growing to banish doggy smells forever!
Some plants grow and flower in the harshest of environments. Take this Calendula I found growing in a crack between tarmac and a driveway. So I harvested a seed head to see if it would grow in my own hot dry garden.
This is a simple guide to growing dahlia plants in containers from seed in your garden for a beautiful display of flowers. An easy method to store your dahlias over winter is described.
Learn all about the "Chelsea Chop," a pruning technique for perennials to extend the flowering season.
Gardening can be difficult when you have a dog. Our furry friends have a habit of standing, sitting or lying on our most precious plants! Here are my top 5 robust perennial plants recommended for dog owners.
Florrie Labradoodle and I love to listen to classic rock when we are doing jobs together around the house. So we were both excited to hear of a new album by one of our favourite bands, Mike + the Mechanics. Here is our review of the album.
The days are growing longer and warmer, and it is time to prepare your garden for summer. Garden centres have an enormous range of plants for you to buy. Here are five easy-to-grow options for containers or in the ground that will give you a garden full of flowers all summer with little effort.