I’ve just uploaded a new video to my YouTube Channel – GardenWithKen
Lavender, Cat Mint (Napeta), Annabelle (Hydrangea Arborescnes), Russian Sage (Perovskia Atriplicifolia) and a shrub rose combine to really set off this border.
Lavender makes a great addition to any border by attracting bees and other pollinators to the garden, so if you can find a space and fit some in.
Ken’s Weekly Tips – Hedge Cutting Project
Don't be afraid of cutting hedges back. And with the weather we've been having, they'll soon grow back with even greater vigour.
The quince is an unusual fruit. Is it like an apple or more like a pear?
Is the quince like an apple or more like a pear? I was lucky enough to find out from quince expert Andrey Ivanov at Wilkin & Sons, Tiptree.
Ken’s Weekly Tips – Simplify your watering with a soaker hose
Watering borders and beds can be a chore, but a soaker hose gets it done quickly - giving you more time to enjoy your garden.
It’s June, and in the garden there are lots of jobs to do!
The weather may not be up to much, but we need to get into the garden and get planting and make your garden stand out this Summer.
Ken’s Weekly Tips – Pond clearing the easy way
Clearing this pond of several years of over growth wasn't an easy task, but the end result was well worthwhile.
Ken’s Weekly Tips – How to remove Toadstools from the lawn
The weather has been perfect for mushrooms and toadstools - with the soil being warm and damp. So how do you get rid of them from your lawn?