How to Grow Norway Spruce Trees?

Norway spruce in a beautiful forest

Evergreens remind us of winter, fresh scents and the Christmas holidays. One of the fastest-growing and long-lasting evergreen trees is the Norway spruce, which, although non-native, is highly widespread in the UK. Due to its traditional green needles, conical shape and pine scent, many people like the idea of growing Norway spruce in pots or […]

When and How to Prune a Christmas Tree

pruning a Christmas tree

With the festive season swiftly approaching us, it is only natural we start planning our holiday decorations. A fresh Christmas tree is among the first things that come to anyone’s mind when we think of winter and the holidays. However, not everyone knows what it takes to maintain a healthy appearance in a conifer. Pruning […]

What Is Japanese Knotweed? Identification and What to Do if You Find One in Your Garden?


Japanese knotweed is one of the most invasive perennials, known for its ability to cause severe damage to properties, no matter if residential or commercial. Sometimes, Japanese knotweed identification can be difficult since there are four more species of it and other Japanese knotweed look-alikes. In this article, we’ll cover how to identify Japanese knotweed, […]