Gardeners Dream | Blog

12/11/2018
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How To Care For A Real Christmas Tree

With Christmas just around the corner, now is the ideal time to start thinking about your Christmas tree. If you’re looking to fully embrace the festive season this year, there really is a lot to be said for a real Christmas tree. Though they may come with some additional care, the results are well worth it! Your potted or cut Christmas tree can remain looking its best all season long with the right care. To keep your real Christmas tree making an impression all the way through to New Year,... Read More

10/10/2018
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5 Ways To Prepare Your Garden For Winter

With summer behind us and winter fast approaching, it is now or never when it comes to preparing your garden for the season to come. Winter brings about a number of complications when it comes to our gardens, but the prospect of darker days and frost doesn’t have to mean disaster. Here at Gardeners Dream, we’ve put together our top autumn gardening tips, to ensure your outside space is fully prepared for winter. Clean up A spring clean doesn’t only have to be in spring! The change of the seasons... Read More

06/09/2018
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How To Grow Bedding Plants

If you’re looking to make a colourful, decorative statement in your garden or outdoor space, bedding plants are a perfect choice. And luckily, here at Gardeners Dream, we’ve put together everything you need to know to create your own beautiful bedding plant displays! From which plants are suitable for bedding to when to plant them, join us as we answer all your bedding plant questions. What are bedding plants? Bedding plants are decorative options that tend to only last for one season. While most people think of summer when they... Read More

30/08/2018
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Spring Flowering Bulbs: When To Plant If You Want Flowers In Spring

Spring flowering bulbs are perfect for injecting a breath of fresh air into your garden or outside space following the long winter. But which flowers bloom in spring? And when should you plant spring bulbs for the best results? Well, if you’re looking to create a colourful springtime flower display, you’ll be pleased to learn that right now is the best possible time to begin! Autumn is the ideal time of year to beginning preparing your garden for spring, with many autumn planted bulbs breaking out into beautiful flowers by... Read More

05/07/2018

Small Space Gardening Ideas: How To Decorate Your Balcony and Small Garden

Just because you live in a flat, an apartment, or somewhere with a small garden space, shouldn’t mean that you can’t decorate it and create something that’s worth looking at.     Having a small garden space may be limiting, but don’t let the size of the space ruin your chance to get creative! Small space gardening has its perks; it is easy to maintain and cheaper to sustain. So, you can be as lazy as you want but, still have a great small space to look at. Whether you... Read More

13/06/2018
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How To Start A Vegetable Patch: What To Plant & When

One of the greatest things about vegetable patches is that you don’t need a lot of space to start one. This makes a vegetable patch the perfect choice both for smaller gardens, or for larger spaces with extra square feet left going to waste. A vegetable patch is easy to create, and incredibly satisfying once you begin to reap the rewards. If you’re looking to get on board and are wondering how to start a vegetable patch, you’ve come to the right place! Here at Gardeners Dream we’re talking all... Read More

30/05/2018

Fathers Day Gift Guide: 6 Gardening Gifts For Dad

With June 17th just around the corner, it’s time to start considering Fathers Day. If your dad is a keen gardener, what better way to make his day than with new gardening accessories? If a gardening gift sounds right up your dad’s street, you’ve come to the right place. From gifts that are essentials for all gardeners to options that will simply just make his gardening experience that little bit easier, here are our top Father’s Day gift recommendations at Gardeners Dream.   Gardening Herbs Does you dad fancy himself... Read More

19/04/2018
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How To Create The Perfect Lawn: 10 Steps To Success

The lawn really is the highlight of any good garden. A lawn provides space for the kids to have a play or kick about, family pets to enjoy and for you to sunbathe, relax and entertain come summer.   A healthy, lush green lawn will bring your outside space to life, but how exactly do you achieve this? From creating your lawn to maintaining or repairing it, we’ve put together the ultimate lawn guide. Whether you’re an experienced gardening enthusiast or a gardening newbie, join us at Gardeners Dream for... Read More

27/03/2018
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How To Lay Lawn Turf

Are you looking to quickly and easily create a beautiful and inviting lawn? A lawn turf could be the perfect option for you! Turf, which arrives as a surface layer of earth already containing grass, is a speedy alternative to grass seeds for those looking to transform old, worn-out lawns. If you’re considering a lawn turf, you’ve come to the right place! Here at Gardeners Dream we’ve put together the ultimate turf guide, detailing all the advantages to turf, and how to lay and maintain your new lawn.   Why... Read More

26/03/2018
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How To Prepare Your Soil and Seed Your Lawn

If you’re looking for a natural and cost-effective way of creating a beautiful lawn, seeding is the ideal option. With the right care, a natural lawn can produce an outstanding effect. However, as with any gardening, preparation is key. Before you even begin thinking about sowing the seeds, you need to be sure that your soil and land is in the best possible condition. From getting your soil ready to caring for your grass once the seeds begin to shoot, we’ve put together everything you could possibly need to create... Read More