The latest news from the whispering grass!
Forget what your lawn-addicted neighbour has been saying to make you feel super-guilty about your gardening habits; it’s totally acceptable to put your mower away for the winter now. Not only is it December, it’s proper cold. Seriously. We’ve already got into the habit of going to bed with a hot-water-bottle, two pairs of socks [read more]
A bit like the last time you watching The Notebook on a cheap-wine hangover, your lawn can get a little bit sensitive now and then, especially during the winter months. Of course, we’re not telling you this so that you can pop a large box of Kleenex tissues in your shed, we’re telling you this [read more]
In the same way, you find it way too easy to press the snooze button on your alarm and enjoy a series of nine-minute doses, it is way too easy to leave your lawn be now winter is here. But even though the struggle is real, in both cases you should refrain from being lazy. [read more]
For some unbeknownst reason, people don’t seem to be the biggest fans of November gardening. We don’t know why exactly, but it could have something to do with the fact it’s perpetually night time (bar that hour and a half of daylight either side of midday), or that feeling your fingers are about to drop [read more]
Does your stomach think all potato is mashed? Would humans fly if they could, or just think of it as exercise? Why do ‘fat chance’ and ‘slim chance’ mean the same thing? Are the Royal Family really lizards? What is the point of raking the leaves off your lawn? These are the question [read more]