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How to Recover Your Garden After Flooding and Storm Damage

MyGardenSchool | Posted 08.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
MyGardenSchool

Follow our top ten tips to recover your garden after flooding if you're in this situation and we hope we can help you restore your garden to its former glory over time. Weird and wonderful things can happen to your landscape after a flood.

Planting Design for Winter Gardens

MyGardenSchool | Posted 02.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
MyGardenSchool

Amongst keen gardeners there is some debate about whether or not to 'tidy up' perennials in Autumn. This really is to stop your garden having lots of brown dead-looking plants in your garden for a few months until they shoot up again.

Garden Design Trends for 2013

MyGardenSchool | Posted 27.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
MyGardenSchool

This year - we predict some more radical changes in the world of gardening, reflective of the social and economic and planetary trends we're seeing at a macro level. Some gardening predictions are controversial, some based on what we know is selling, and others simply have a sprinkling of gut feel.

Why the Chelsea Flower Show Could Be Renamed the Chelsea Paint Drying Show

Caroline Tilston | Posted 07.08.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Caroline Tilston

Gardening is basically outdoor housework, it is the least interesting thing in the garden and yet the media folk fetishise it like it's a mixture of the Queen Mother and raw vegetables. Not only do they revere it beyond reason, they insist it's good for you and you positively should enjoy it.

Eight Top Gardening Problems and Eight Low Maintenance Solutions...

Caroline Tilston | Posted 28.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Caroline Tilston

The beautiful weather has tempted many of us out into the garden, and so I thought it would be a good time to look at some common garden problems - and some short and sweet solutions.

Gardening: Make Your New Year's Resolutions Work Harder in 2012

MyGardenSchool | Posted 10.03.2012 | UK Lifestyle
MyGardenSchool

Want to lose weight? Have more fun? Get more creative? Improve body and mind? Achieve it all by taking up gardening this year.

Stop! You Don't Need a Quick Garden Fix!

Elspeth Briscoe | Posted 25.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Elspeth Briscoe

I know - winter is approaching, and you're thinking, "What can I buy as a quick colour fix for the garden? Just to cheer it up a bit, you know - stop ...