Gardening Advice

Gardening Advice - July & August 2017

Gardening Advice – July & August 2017

Summer is here and it’s time to be able to sit back and enjoy the fruits of your labour in the garden… but we all know there’s a lot to be done behind the scenes. It’s been a confusing ...

Gardening Advice May & June 2017

Gardening Advice – May & June 2017

May your garden grow Take the time to look after your garden now and reap the rewards later in the year. Despite a wet start to the year and a mild March, we still need to watch out for those ...

Gardening Advice – March & April 2017

Springing into your garden Good housekeeping now ensures your garden is blooming from the first glimpses of spring. As the weather becomes milder it’s time to get back out into the garden and ...

Brighten you day with Autumnal colours

Autumn colour in the border….. The range of perennial plants available from garden centre’s for late summer/early autumn flowering is increasing year on year. Heuchera have lovely ...

Gardening Advice – May and June 2016

Take note of the weather….. Easter was early this year, making us think that the season is further advanced than it actually is. Cold nights in April and May can soon set back tender plants ...

Pretty Penstemons

Pretty Penstemons

Penstemons are incredibly easy to grow with just a little care and attention required from time to time. Their main requirement is good drainage and a nice sunny position in the garden. They can ...

Spring Gardening Tips at Lealans Garden Centre

Gardening Advice – March and April 2016

The best laid plans… Writing this in January, the weather has been mild if very wet, with flooding in some parts of the area, followed only later in the month by a drop in temperatures. But you ...

Hellebores winter flowering wonder

Hellebores winter flowering wonder

Complement your evergreen planting with wonderful winter-flowering Christmas rose (Helleborus niger). Flowers now are just so welcome. Growing in small clumps, these delightful perennials produce ...

Plant a Tree with Sorbus aucuparia

Plant a Tree with Sorbus aucuparia

Trees are powerful symbols of life in many parts of the world and planting them is a statement of commitment to the future. This month we are urging everyone that can to get out there and plant a ...