Summer garden tips

Summer garden tips

During the dog days of summer, there’s plenty to do in the garden. With a bit of planning, you can make the best use of your time by prioritizing what needs to be done. Schedule regular time to check off those chores on your to-do list so that you don’t...
Perk up hanging baskets

Perk up hanging baskets

When you see those huge, tumbling, beautifully-flowering hanging baskets in open gardens, outside pubs or strung up on lamp posts through summer, for gardeners it’s always with an envious eye that we look at them. How on earth do they get to be so teeming with...
Keep on top of aphids!

Keep on top of aphids!

Check plants regularly to stop an infestation of pests The bugbear for most summer gardeners is aphids. Be it general green or blackfly or specific species such as woolly aphids, they aren’t just annoying but can also be dangerous to plants. They’re...
5 Tips on comfortable outdoor entertaining

5 Tips on comfortable outdoor entertaining

Hosting guests can be a big feat, so anything you can do to make the process easier for yourself is essential. LoBello recommends creating the dining space in close proximity to the barbecue or an entrance into the house so as to save time running between the table...