Evergreens remind us of winter, fresh scents and the Christmas holidays. One of the fastest-growing and long-lasting evergreen trees in the UK is the Norway spruce (its botanical name is Picea abies), which, although non-native, is highly widespread in the UK. Due to its traditional green needles, conical shape and pine scent, many people like […]
Tip of the Month
Monthly Care for Your Garden and Plants
With the Christmas season just around the corner, squares and shops alike are starting to fill in with the familiar lights, decoration and music. But have you ever stopped for a second and wondered where our Christmas traditions came from? Christmas trees, both artificial or real, have become an integral part of the festive season. […]
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 […]
It’s Christmas time! You have probably bought your Christmas tree already or you’re waiting for it to be delivered to your door and installed as well. Getting your house into the festive Christmas mood is the fun part of the holiday.
Imagine if you can have a fresh green salad in February or some juicy red tomatoes in November. Sounds like a dream doesn’t it? Maybe you’ve heard of it. Maybe you’ve seen it. Maybe… it’s cold frame gardening.