What to Plant in February – February Garden Care

February can be freezing and frosty, relatively balmy, boggy from non-stop rain, stone dry, or see 3ft of snow cover. Often it’s all of those things across the month – variety is one of the joys of living in England! But whatever the weather, your top job for this month is to warm the soil of your seedbeds towards the…

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February’s Plant of the Month – Daphnes

Abundant in brightly coloured and highly fragranced flowers from late January to March, Daphnes are the perfect addition to any winter garden right now – that’s why it’s our plant of the month! Daphnes are mostly evergreen, and will thrive in sheltered areas that receive full sun to partial shade, which makes them a popular addition to gardens.  Plant Daphnes…

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Garden Care in January

It’s always difficult to predict the weather in January – it could hover around a balmy 10oC or plummet below freezing, with a super flurry of snow to boot. Whatever the case, we can be pretty sure that it will be generally cold, so this month it’s important to make sure that your plants, trees and shrubs are protected from…

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