The latest news from the whispering grass!
If you’ve ever sat down to watch a game of football or cricket and found yourself admiring the stripes on the grass more than the actual sport then, it’s official, you’re a keen gardener at heart. Don’t worry, that’s nothing to be ashamed of. We much prefer pondering the groundsman’s technique than questioning the manager’s [read more]
If we’ve learned two things this week, they are 1) Mother Nature is not to be reckoned with and 2) it’s never a bad idea to have a snow-blower or thrower in your garden shed. Sure, you may still think this is a piece of equipment that only Keen Kevin’s would actually own, [read more]
If you have the memory of an elephant, then you might-possibly-maybe remember that, once upon a time, we use to post an ultimate guide to [enter relevant month] gardening blog. But then December came along and things in your back garden started to slow down more than your Granny entering a 20mph speed limit, [read more]
When weeds start sprouting up on your lawn and in your flower beds, yes, it’s frustrating, but there’s still that little voice at the back of your mind that says, “meh, it’s okay, you can’t really see them anyway.” It’s the old out of sight out of mind thing. Unfortunately, you don’t get this luxury [read more]
There was a time in the history of lawn care when top dressing fell out of favour with gardeners, sort of like a niche Dark Ages. We don’t know why exactly, all we know is it did. Luckily for lawns everywhere, though, homeowners have gotten back into the swing of top dressing. Sort of [read more]