Ground Cover Plants As Lawn Replacements & Borders

Ground cover plants

Are you looking for ground cover plants? Because oh, are there a huge number of these plants available. They range in size from only an inch or two to nearly a foot tall. Some creep steadily along the ground, where others grow up, flop over, and then trail out. If you’re concerned about soil erosion, … Read more

30+ Ornamental Grasses and How To Grow Them

I’ll admit, when I first started gardening the idea of growing ornamental grasses made no sense to me. “If you can’t eat it, who cares?” I thought. Well, I’ve changed my ways! Ornamental grasses add a​n extra layer of beauty and depth to your garden and landscaping, and are surprisingly easy to grow. In this … Read more

Lawn Maintenance: Your Seasonal Cheat Sheet

Lawn Maintenance: Your Seasonal Cheat Sheet

While the summer season is the ideal time to care for your lawn, it’s something that needs to be looked after all year round and when the weather is constantly changing it can become a tricky business. The latest infographic from Heiton Buckley, the builders’ merchants, comes in the form of a seasonal cheat sheet that can help … Read more