Chillies Archives - Squire's Garden Centres

Gardening advice and monthly tasks & tips from our team of resident gardening experts…

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Tidying Up The Garden

Sarah Squire, highlighting the steps you can take to ensure your garden stays looking its best throughout the summer months… Summer is here and it is time to really enjoy the garden with barbecues and parties or just a quiet moment in a garden chair. Give your bedding plants, containers and hanging baskets lots of TLC […]

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Beautiful Daisies

Sarah Squire explores the changes and developments in the garden over the summer months… In July 1950 Vita Sackville-West wrote “There are some moments when I feel pleased with my garden, and other moments when I despair. The pleased moments usually happen in spring, and last up to the middle of June. By that time all the […]

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The Best Shade Loving Climbing Plants for Your Garden

Many of us have a garden with at least some areas of shade. As more and more of us live in cities and suburban areas, it means even those of us with south-facing gardens can have shaded areas of the garden throughout the day, caused by buildings, structures and objects. Of course, north or east […]

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All About Agapanthus

Sarah Squire, exploring the origins and caring of the herbaceous perennial Agapanthus. July should be the hottest month of the year so what better month to consider one of my favourite exotic garden plants the Agapanthus or African Lilly. Agapanthus are naturally found in South Africa. They certainly seem to be the plant of the moment. […]

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Choosing the Best Shade Loving Plants For Your Garden

Not all of us have a perfectly south-facing garden that soaks up the sun all day long. And even if you do, other buildings, trees and structures may cause shady areas throughout the day. Some gardens like north or east facing ones have more shade than sun over the entire day, and naturally, sun-loving plants […]

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