Summer Bowl What you need • Organic fertiliser pellets • Palm peat block (reconstituted in water) • Potting soil • Bonemeal or superphosphate • Stones • Terracotta bowl container • A bucket for mixing soil • A selection of plants. We used: Salvia ‘Sallyfun Blue Emotion’ Jalepeno chilli Sutura scopia ‘Great White’ Carex ‘Bronze Curls’ […]
Pots and containers
Don’t have the space for a stumpery? Try this mini version in a pot! What you need Container of your choice Gravel for drainage Potting soil A piece of driftwood A selection of plants Wire Make sure your container has drainage holes and add a layer of gravel on the bottom to help with drainage. […]
December is the perfect time to celebrate the past year, as well as the festive season, with pots filled with pretty plants. This year some of our best athletes returned home from the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, weighed down with gold, silver, and bronze medals around their necks. In order to celebrate these […]
Urns carved out of stone and earthenware amphorae were used by the Greeks and Romans as drinking pitchers and to store other products of nature’s largesse, like wine and olive oil.
Ferns are easy to transplant and benefit from regular repotting into slightly larger containers.
There are a number of tough waterwise characters that thrive in containers and love being out in the midday sun.Summer can take its toll on container plants and having continually to replace ones that succumb to the heat every year is tiresome and expensive.
These new balcony planters in fashionable colours are idea to plant up with easy to grow plants in complementary colours. The planters fit without fuss on a balcony railing or fence and are ideal for flat dwellers, and for brightening up a small garden.