How to build raised beds

Raised beds are a great way of having a ‘controlled’ method of growing fruit and vegetables. Usually constructed from railway sleepers, or smaller section timber such as treated gravel boards. They can vary in height according to the requirement; higher raised bed are more convenient for those with mobility issues. A major advantage of raised […]


Laurels are strong growing, hardy and versatile plants, capable of withstanding both dry and wet conditions. They are healthy growing and suffer from very few pests and diseases. As a hedging plant the can provide a great backdrop for other planting and are superb in providing privacy screening. They can be hard pruned if necessary […]