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Perennials for Late Summer Colour

Perennials for Late Summer Colour

Perennials are a great way to get  late summer colour.  Creating a garden full of colour during the summer months is easy but as we head towards August and September a lot of our plants start to look tired and past their best. Summer bedding plants are popular with many people because they provide an … Continue reading

Pruning Tools

Pruning Tools

People often ask me what secateurs I use for pruning as it often appears that I am cutting through branches easier than they expect.  In reality this is as much about what I use to sharpen the secateurs as the secateurs themselves. The excellent sharpening tool is a Swiss Istor which I use to sharpen … Continue reading