Pest control for plants

Pest control for plants

The combination of warm and wet weather can bring an influx of plant-munching insects into the garden. Here is our guide to dealing with the most common of these unwelcome visitors! Slugs A good way to control slugs is to use a beer slug trap. Simply plant the trap...
Grow to eat: edible gardens

Grow to eat: edible gardens

Few things in the garden are as rewarding as growing and eating your own produce. With some forward planning and our expert tips, you can keep your kitchen supplied well into the Autumn. Here is an overiew of our favourite things to grow, and some tips for success....
Welcoming Spring in the garden

Welcoming Spring in the garden

Spring brings refreshment and promise, so here are our tips for setting your garden up for its grand re-awakening: • Get your pots ready for new season plants by throwing out anything that has not survived the colder months. • Add manure to beds and borders to restore...
North One and West Six at Grow London

North One and West Six at Grow London

In the far corner of the North One Garden Centre, De Beauvoir Town, Paul Holt is busying around this month’s luscious indoor arrangement. A large and exotic Phoenix roebelenii takes centre stage. It’s giant palm-style leaves burst outwards and upwards like a firework...