Autumn Ideas

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How to: Inject Colour With Chrysanthemums

Chrysanthemums are stars of the autumn garden, bursting into bloom when the flowers of summer are all but a distant memory.


How to: Care For Chrysanthemum Balls

Chrysanthemum balls are covered in hundreds and hundreds of small individual blooms, flowering so profusely that eventually the foliage is completely hidden.

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How to: Plant spring bulbs outside

Create a splash of colour with our spring flowering bulbs


How to: Boost autumn colour

Check out our top 5 ways to boost autumn colour in this handy video.


How to: Grow your own fruit

Imagine harvesting fresh fruit from your own back garden – crunchy apples, juicy raspberries, tangy gooseberries and more could all be there for the picking.

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How to: Carve a pumpkin

Have family fun with our pumpkin carving tips


How to: Plant spring bulbs

Follow our easy how to guide and wait for a colour riot.


How to: Love your lawn

Stop your lawn getting unruly this Autumn with our top tips.


How to: Lasagne plant with bulbs

Pack a punch and layer your bulbs now for a beautiful arrangement.


How to: Plant spring bulbs in containers

Planting bulbs is an easy way to ensure colourful displays in your garden.


How to: Plant amaryllis

Little beats the exotic extravagance of amaryllis – their beautiful blooms make a bold statement and create a real focal point in any room.


How to: Create a kid's miniature garden

Get your hands dirty and let the creative juices flow by making a miniature garden with the kids


How to: Grow tasty carrots - Part 3

Check out our simple 'how to' video guides. Next up it's the humble carrot.


How to: Guide to Composting

Put your kitchen waste to good use with our simple guide to making your own compost.

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How to: Water Conservation

Make water go further in your garden with our handy water conservation guide


How to: Force Bulbs for Christmas

It’s easy to force hyacinths and narcissus to bloom early so you can display them indoors in time for Christmas.


How to: Vertical Gardening

Just because you're short on space doesn't mean you can't enjoy the perks of gardening. We've come up with some clever, yet eye-catching ways to make the most of your space.

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How to: Protect hedgehogs in your garden

Check out our simple tips to help protect our prickly garden friends

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How to: 5 Projects for Half Term Fun

We've got just the thing to help you get the little ones out into the garden this half term


How to: Get creative with pumpkins

Not just for carving, use fresh flowers to make a striking centre piece.