December/January 2015......Winter Bites!
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How to install artificial grass
Low maintenance, child friendly and mud-free, it's not difficult to see the attraction of artificial grass

Create a garden mood board
When it's too cold to garden, why not spend time planning your dream garden? The first step is to draw up a mood board.

Troubleshoot your indoor garden
When houseplants and indoor garden crops begin to look unhealthy, it can be very frustrating. Luckily, the cause of every single problem in a garden can be traced to one of just ten sources.

From our archives

Feed the birds in winter
Bird populations are controlled by the availability of their natural foods but artificial feeding does contribute to their survival especially if the weather is very harsh.

Tree pruning
One of the advantages of pruning during the winter is that you can see much better what needs to be cut out and what should stay.

Herb Gardening

F is for fennel and feverfew
Both of these herbs are great for attracting hoverflies and other beneficial insects.


Gardenzine Blog

Setting the alarm
It's winter and most of my plants have gone to sleep but how do they know when to wake up?

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Low cost landscaping
How to build a deck made from old pallets

Create a gravel garden
You can cut down on many gardening tasks by creating a low-maintenance gravel garden

Improving clay soil
If you have clay soil, the good news is that it is possible to make it more gardener-friendly and the method is, mercifully simple