Potting Shed Blog

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6 September 2018

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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29 August 2018

Store tomatoes for your winter supply

It’s been an amazingly good tomato year what with the heat and sunshine for weeks on end – so if you’ve eaten your fill of fresh tomatoes but still have a massive glut left over, now is the time to squirrel your surplus away for winter supplies.

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22 August 2018

Mid-Late Summer Houseplant Care

Houseplants respond well to a little extra care in mid to late summer, getting a new lease of life so they finish the summer at the peak of health and looking at their very best. Read our blog post to find out what you can do to ensure houseplant happiness this season...

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21 August 2018

How to Plant Fruit Trees

Our range of fruit trees have just arrived in our shrub areas in both Radyr and Wenvoe so we thought we would share the following advice from the BBC* about caring for fruit trees from preparing to planting to the eventual after care.