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Garden FengShui

Garden FengShui

This article is contributed by  Scott Barber. He is an accomplished do-it-yourselfer from Newark-On-Trent who loves constructing Garden Buildings for his friends and family. He also enjoys sharing his knowledge with others about his experiences building Garden Sheds, Log Cabins, Playhouses, Summerhouses & More. Many people have heard of FengShui. FengShui, which translates to “wind and…

Five Tips For Keeping Your Garden Healthy & Full of Life

Five Tips For Keeping Your Garden Healthy & Full of Life

This guest post was written by Ricky who works for Swallow Aquatics; suppliers of pond equipment and garden accessories. Ricky is a nature lover who enjoys spending time outdoors and enjoying his local wildlife. There’s nothing so relaxing as enjoying an afternoon in a good old English country garden, whether you’re sitting back soaking up…

How to Grow Daffodils in Your Garden

How to Grow Daffodils in Your Garden

This article is contributed by Angela Harpert of Daffodils are classified as Narcissus, with the name deriving from ancient Greek. The myth of the young, vane and beautiful man Narcissus is known all over the world. Daffodils are plants that grow from bulbs in spring. The production is a great addition to one’s garden…

Limiting Winter Damage to Your Garden and Yard

Frozen Berries

This helpful article is contributed by our guest author Daniel Feinstein. Daniel lives outside of toronto with his wife and two children, He works for Greenbloom Landscaping and regularly contributes articles and blog posts to their website.   Living in Toronto and working in the landscaping, I have a great deal of experience in dealing…

How to Grow Plants From Cuttings

Taking and growing Cuttings

This informative article is contributed by our guest contributor Angela Harpert from Taking cuttings is the most cost efficient way of breeding plants and flowers, a plant grown from a cutting is basically an exact replica of the plant it came from. With a bit of knowledge and a lot of patience, you can…

How to Grow Plants Indoors Using Grow Tents

grow tent

In today’s post, out guest blogger Mike Hall talks about how we can use grow tents to grow plants indoors in a controlled environment. Mike represents Growell, a UK based hydroponics retailer. There are a huge number of gardeners out there that now use grow tents as a means of growing plants indoors. They are discrete,…