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When to cut fuchsia for winter

When to cut fuchsia for winter

Simply put, you don’t! Do not prune Fuchsia for winter. If you cut a fuchsia for winter you will be inviting pests, disease and rot

How to prune fuchsia

How to prune fuchsia

Pruning fuchsia is essential for a strong, healthy plant with lots of beautiful blooms. Read on to find how to prune fuchsia

Fuchsia plant sun or shade?

Fuchsia plant sun or shade?

Does a fuchsia plant like sun or shade? or maybe a bit of both? Read on to find out the perfect growing conditions for fucshia.

Fuchsia leaves turning yellow

Fuchsia leaves turning yellow

fuchsia leaves yellow in the autumn is nromal and there is no need to panic. However in summer they could be more sinister...

How to keep fuchsia flowering

How to keep fuchsia flowering

tips and tricks to prolong a Fuchsias flowering time. So read on to find out just how to keep Fuchsia flowering.

How to revive a Fuchsia plant

How to revive a Fuchsia plant

If your Fuchsia no longer looks as good as it once did you needn't panic, there lots of things you can do to revive a Fuchsia plant

Are Fuchsias Perennial?

Are Fuchsias Perennial?

Yes, Fuchsias are a perennial that if well cared for will come back year after year.

Different Types of Fuchsia

Different Types of Fuchsia

There are over 100 species of Fucshia and as such there are many different types of Fuchsia that thrive in all sorts of different conditions.

Can lupins be grown in pots?

Can lupins be grown in pots?

Can lupins be grown in pots? Yes, and they commonly are. Read on to find what size pots and what you need to do for the best results!

Greenfly on lupins

Greenfly on lupins

Greenfly is a common garden pest and they just love lupins. If left alone they can cause serious damage so remove them quick!

Are Lupins Poisonous?

Are Lupins Poisonous?

This depends on the variety, some are and can cause digestive discomfort to humans if eaten.

When do lupins flower?

When do lupins flower?

Lupins are a beautiful flower that you will find in many British gardens. But when do lupins flower? And how long will the blooms last?

Sowing Grass Seed on a Existing Lawn

Sowing Grass Seed on a Existing Lawn

Sowing grass seed on a existing lawn is commonly known as overseeding & is one of the key steps to achieving a lush green lawn.

How long do Lupins flower for?

How long do Lupins flower for?

I'm sad to say that Lupins are a short flowering plant. The flowering spikes are fantastic but they don't like to hang around.

What to do with lupins after flowering

What to do with lupins after flowering

Lupins are a beautiful flower that you will find in many British gardens but what to do with lupins after they have finished flowering?

Can you grow lupins from the seed pods?

Can you grow lupins from the seed pods?

Lupins can be grown from the pods after their vibrant flower display. Read on to find out the best way to grow your lupins from seed pods!

How long do lupins last?

How long do lupins last?

Lupins are not a hugely long-lived perennial, with great care and the perfect growing conditions they can last 10 years

Where do lupins originate from?

Where do lupins originate from?

Where do lupins originate from? Lupins are part of the Legume family which grow all over the world.

Are lupins perennials or annuals?

Are lupins perennials or annuals?

Lupins are perennials, they come back year after year. However they are not hugely long-lived plants, expect them to last for around 6 years.

How to deadhead lupins

How to deadhead lupins

Learn how to deadhead lupins in our simple, easy to follow guide. These simple steps will have your lupins looking great all summer!

Can you cut wet grass?

Can you cut wet grass?

Can you cut wet grass? Well, like most things in gardening the answer isn't a simple yes or no, it more nuanced than that

When should weed killer be applied?

When should weed killer be applied?

When using a weed killer, it is crucial to apply it at the correct time. So when should weed killer be applied?

Killing horsetail with fire

Killing horsetail with fire

This invasive, deep routed weed can spread quickly and grow back year after yea. Learn how killing horsetail with fire is a great option.

What to grow in a greenhouse in winter

What to grow in a greenhouse in winter

We have all wondered before about what plants will grow in a greenhouse in a UK winter