January’s plant of the month

January’s plant of the month is Mahonia japonica – an evergreen shrub which flowers in winter (one of the few that does!). It has leathery, spiny leaves so is good to use as a barrier plant. Fragrant yellow flowers, sometimes followed by black or purple berries. It will grow to a height of 1.5m in […]

What to do in your garden in January

It’s January and the start of a new gardening year. Despite the wintery weather here are some jobs you can be doing in your own garden this month:- Complete winter pruning of fruit trees; Prune wisteria shortening summer pruned shoots back to two or three buds from old wood; Remember to water planted containers in […]

Gerbera Designs (Garden Design) consultation Christmas gift voucher

Give the one you love the gift of gardening this Christmas! Gerbera Designs (Garden Design) consultation gift vouchers are now available on our online shop – Gerbera Designs Gift Voucher Gerbera Designs gift vouchers are £100 each and can be posted, delivered or emailed to the recipient. They give the recipient a 2 hour garden […]