Ben Sharp, Author at Squire's Garden Centres

Gardening Blog

Gardening advice, monthly tasks & tips from our crew of resident gardening experts…

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May Gardening Tips

What a fabulous gardening spring we have enjoyed so far and, at the beginning of May, the best is yet to come! With everything growing like mad it is a good idea to support taller perennials to prevent them bowing and snapping. In my garden weeds have really started to appear, and we have been […]

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March Gardening Tips

What a glorious close to February!  We have enjoyed unseasonal short sleeve weather and even the scent of the odd Barbeque wafting in the air. I have also noticed a lot of leaf buds appearing. Of course we could still be on the receiving end of some pretty cold weather so keeping some fleece to […]

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February Gardening Tips

As I write this we are waiting for the promised snow and it is bitterly cold. So it is not that tempting to get out in the garden, even for the most hardcore gardening enthusiast. We shall brave it to top up the bird feeders and chip the ice off the bird bath, so our […]

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December Gardening Tips

It has been such a lovely long autumn for gardening, we took advantage of the kind weather and planted lots of bulbs in our garden at home, so we are looking forward to a lively burst of early colour come next spring. Now, all of a sudden it is December and Christmas is upon us. […]

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November Gardening Tips

I am always a little sad when the clocks go back. I am not a fan of the dark evenings. However, looking on the bright side, I suppose they make us appreciate the crisp, short autumn days all the more. On the upside, if you see mowing as a chore rather than a delight, it […]

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