What to plant in November

Give a tree a home “The best time to plant a tree is twenty years ago. The second best time is now.” ― Chinese proverb Saturday 23 November – Sunday 1 December is National Tree Week. It celebrates the tree planting season and encourages people across the UK to care for and support treescapes. Planting fruit trees is on our…

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What’s new at Hilltop in November

We’re all starting to feel festive now that our Christmas market is open! We’re bursting with Christmas gifts, decorations, treats and, of course, plants! Bring the outdoors in We’re proud to stock a great selection of British grown Christmas trees which make a stunning focal point in your home through Christmas. And there are other ways to bring nature into…

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What to plant in October

What to plant in October You’ve worked through your gardening to-do list, and planted your Viola (if you’re a Reward’s Club member). But there’s still something missing. We have several plants that work really well with Viola. Skimmia (our plant of the month) compliments lots of bedding plants, including violas. You can also try mixing violas with smaller grasses, mini…

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