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Start getting your gardens ready!

Today is the first day of Spring!

Gardening apps- the latest gardening tool you need in your pocket.

Even though the idea of your smartphone being around so much dirt and soil may make you feel slightly uneasy, there are many apps that may help you while you garden. Some can help with keeping track of the plants you’ve planted in the garden, others can give you suggestions of what to plant, and [...]

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How to: Use and install Best4Garden HDPE Root/Rhizome Barrier.

Here at Best4Garden we have had a number of questions from our customers asking about how to use and install root barrier. In this how-to, we will explain how to install root barriers simply.If the barrier is to prevent neighbours plants entering your garden:  Dig a trench around 1 to 2 inches shorter than the barriers [...]

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2016 Summer garden trends.

As I write this, the warm weather has arrived (although who knows how long it will be for?), and it’s time for everyone to start sprucing up the garden for 2016.Many gardening trends have come and gone throughout the years, but this year, trends seem to be more relaxed and easier to replicate in your [...]

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Vibrant Flowers ready to bloom for the Summer.

The weather has started to get warmer, and I’m sure you’ve started to notice the familiar sound of a lawnmower on a Sunday morning once again. Summer is just around the corner, and it’s time to spruce up your garden. This year, why not inject a little bit more colour into your garden? Here [...]

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Best4Garden's Plant Watering Guide

A common problem many customers come to us with is knowing how is best to water their plants. It is important to water plants correctly, as this allows them to breathe and protects from many common issues for plants. One of the most common causes of dying plants is overwatering, so the question is, how [...]

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Pond in a pot

For smaller diameter Waterlilies:To make a pond in a pot, you need a corkscrew rush, a dwarf horsetail, 2 water lettuces, washed gravel, 150 cm (20inches) diameter glazed bowl, or the container of your choice, pond waterproofing paint, all-purpose silicone sealant, 1 engineering brick, 2 small pots to stand marginal baskets on.Seal up any drainage [...]

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The Mother’s Day Gift Guide

I’m sure many of you have also left Mother’s Day gifts to the last Minute. A week on Sunday is that special day of the year (6th March 2016). If you’re undecided on what would be the best gift for your Mum or Mother-in-Law then I may be able to help, with my guide of [...]

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Christmas Gift Plants for the Non-Gardener

As Christmas is fast approaching finding the perfect gift can be a challenge. But fear not, with Best4Gardens wide range of quirky, easy care gift plants, there’s sure to be something for everyone. From New additions for Christmas 2015 to a wider range of our most popular flowering gift last Christmas, festive Christmas ideas can [...]

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