July brought a heap of snow to the alps, and the ground temperatures are down, so expect the spring bulbs to be a little later in showing their colourful heads. Remember Fathers Day 3 September this year. Check out our Facebook Page to go into a draw for a Free Fathers Day gift - Mid August Flowers Pull winter annuals out … [Read more...]
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Winter can be the time of the year we reflect and consider changes for our gardens and outdoor spaces. If you are needing help with inspiration, why not contact our Landscape Architect to give you some landscape design ideas that will suit your lifestyle. Fruit Trees Apply clean up sprays to fruit trees with copper spray to prevent … [Read more...]
Autumn is the perfect time of the year to finish tidying your garden before the cold winter days begin. Sow a new lawn, get your winter vegetables in and plant new trees and shrubs. Use our Design Services to create some fresh ideas. Trees/shrubs Fertilise camellias, rhodos, azaleas, Daphne, buxus hedging with “Rhodo fertiliser” … [Read more...]
Lawns Perfect conditions for sowing your new lawn from now on just remember to water daily to ensure a good grass strike Grass Grubs? Deal to these with Diazanon Fertilise lawns to keep green Edible Garden Dig up/dry out and bag up potatoes (store in a dark place), garlic and onions February/March is the perfect time for … [Read more...]
The Evergreen Group would like to wish you a relaxed, enjoyable holiday season. With the extra rain we have had the plants are looking lush and healthier than ever for this time of the year without irrigation assistance. Gardening and Christmas Your garden can become a shopping mall of gifts from bunches of mixed herbs or fresh flowers … [Read more...]