Viewing entries posted in July 2017

August Colour

Posted by on 31 July 2017

Fuchsia  (hardy) No other shrub gives more colour and satisfaction than the Hardy Fuchsia. Masses of pendulous earing type flowers July through to October. Prefers a sunny position, but will tolerate semi-shade. Average height to 1.5m. Prune hard every March to encourage strong new flowering shoots. Megalanica and Ricartonii are the hardiest. fuchsia jul2017 Hybiscus (Tree Hollyhock) This...

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Jumping for joy July

Posted by on 3 July 2017

Buddleia (Butterfly Bush) Non demanding, fast growing, deciduous, versatile shrub. Long plumes of flowers July to September. Attracts all species of insects including Butterflies and Bees etc. Dwarf varieties are available, but the average height can reach 2.5m+. Prune hard in spring to promote strong & healthy new growth. Cerise-pink (Royal Red), Mauve-blue (Nanho Blue), White (White...

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Revamp Your Play Area

Posted by on 3 July 2017

melcourt play bark Melcourt Play Bark An exceptionally well graded, chunky pine bark Nominal particle size 10–40mm Dust and fines have been removed and the product contains less than 2.5% wood Tested in accordance with BS EN 1176 and 1177 Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) certified RHS Endorsed An exceptionally well-graded, chunky, pine bark-based...

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