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How to Get the Best Results from Lawn Weed Killers

How to Get the Best Results from Lawn Weed Killers

Broadleaf plants are often regarded as weeds in lawns and there are weed killers formulated to kill the broadleaf weeds without harm to the lawn grass.

How and When to Mulch your Perennial Beds

How and When to Mulch your Perennial Beds

Mulching improves the soil around plants, but it also gives your beds a neat, tidy appearance and will reduce the time spent on watering and weeding.

Monocotyledonous vs Dicotyledonous Plants

Monocotyledonous vs Dicotyledonous Plants

The flowering plants (angiosperms) contain two large evolutionary groups; the monocotyledons (monocots) and the dicotyledons (dicots).

Spring Lawn Care

Spring Lawn Care

In spring lawns begin to be actively growing again after the dormancy through the cool winter months.

Hymenoptera – Sawflies, Wasps, Ants and Bees

Hymenoptera – Sawflies, Wasps, Ants and Bees

Hymenoptera (sawflies, wasps, ants, and bees) play a fundamental role in virtually all terrestrial ecosystems and are of substantial economic importance as parasitoids, predators, and pollinators.

How to Get the Longest Long Term Weed Control with Weed Weapon Long Term

How to Get the Longest Long Term Weed Control with Weed Weapon Long Term

Weed Weapon Long Term is a great way of getting rid of weeds in paths, driveways and other non-cultivated areas and then stopping more weeds growing for many months.

Pollen in the Puddles

Pollen in the Puddles

Have you seen pollen in the puddles? It always indicates to me that spring is on the way.

What Colour Will Your Hydrangea Be This Year? You Can Choose

What Colour Will Your Hydrangea Be This Year? You Can Choose

Do you know that you can change the colour of your hydrangea? If it is was pink last year you can make blue this year, or vice versa.

Is Climate Change Affecting Timing of Spring Budburst and Autumn Leaf Drop?

Is Climate Change Affecting Timing of Spring Budburst and Autumn Leaf Drop?

In spring, as temperatures rise, and days lengthen, the leaf buds of deciduous (and evergreen) trees and plants fatten and then unfurl new green leaves.

Pruning Time of Year

Pruning Time of Year

Late winter is pruning time for most trees, shrubs and other plants that benefit from pruning. Examples are fruit trees, grape vines, roses, summer flowering trees.