Potting Shed Blog

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7 November 2019

How To Keep Garden Wildlife Happy Through Autumn and Winter

Putting out food and providing safe hibernating spots in the garden provides a lifeline for creatures like hedgehogs, ground beetles and frogs – they’ll reward your efforts by providing a built-in pest control service next year, as they eat vast numbers of slug and snail eggs plus aphids and other nasties.

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1 November 2019

How to clean up your greenhouse?

It is time to clean up your greenhouse after a year of growing your tomatoes, cucumbers and much more. At this time of year, most plants will be finished fruiting and it is time to give your greenhouse a good cleanout. This will make sure that you keep it in good condition and also limit any pests and diseases from overwintering in your greenhouse over the colder months. Here is our guide to cleaning up your greenhouse. 

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4 September 2019

5 Steps to a Luscious Lawn: Autumn Lawn Care Plan

After a summer acting as a pitch, picnic spot and playground, your lawn can look a little ragged. Once the family retreats indoors this season, you can get to work to send your patch of green into winter revitalised. Follow our five point autumn lawn care plan and it'll bounce back better than ever!