Welcome To Garden Patch

Welcome to GardenPatch.co.uk. We’re a free site dedicated to people interested in working on their gardens. Whether you’ve got a small balcony to make use of, or you’re a seasoned veteran when it comes to gardening, we’ve got you covered. Check out the resources below such as garden ideas and inspiration, product buying guides and reviews, and our tips and advice section.

Garden Style Ideas

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Are Containers, Raised Beds Or In-Ground Best For Establishing A Garden?

Which type of layout will suit your garden best? Each choice has its own pros and cons. Learn more about garden layouts and how to plan a successful garden.

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Where Did Trellis Originate?

Trellis is a support we use for climbing plants such as vines and roses. Use of the trellis dates centuries. Let’s take a look at trellis round the world… 

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Why Build a Trellis – 7 Easy & Affordable DIY Trellis Ideas

Why build a trellis you ask? If you’ve been shopping for one, you saw how overpriced they are. So here’s how to build a trellis for half the money.

an attractive colander is a great way to use upcycled garden ideas in your garden
Amazing Reclaimed & Upcycled Garden Ideas

A beautiful garden doesn’t have to be expensive – in fact, we’re here to show you how a bit vision can result in a unique garden for next-to-nothing.

Garden Accessory Ideas

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8 Flower Box Ideas to Spice Up Your Garden

Flower boxes are ideal for creating impressive bursts of colour. If you want to add some colour to your house or garden, take a look at these flower box ideas.

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How to Make a Flower Box Bouquet

If you’ve got a resplendent flower box display, find out how to create a gorgeous, professional-looking bouquet from your blooms.

metal flower box
What Can I Plant in a Flower Box?

Flower boxes offer a creative way to add colour to your outside space. Here are some ideas for creating beautiful, unusual and even edible flower boxes.

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How To Make Cushions For Garden Furniture

Replacing your cushions can be expensive, but it doesn’t have to be. Let’s take a look at what you’ll need to know to make your own outdoor cushions.

Garden Activities & Events Ideas

outdoor furniture for a december garden party
Outdoor Furniture for a Winter Garden Party

With the right furniture and a little shelter, you can make a party in December to remember! Here’s our guide to choosing the furniture that no winter garden party should be without.

host wicker furniture garden party
How to Host the Perfect Garden Party With Wicker Furniture

Hosting a garden party needn’t be a headache, with a little creativity and the right furniture for the job you’ll be throwing a party to make Gatsby proud!

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How to Decorate a Gazebo for a Wedding

If you’re planning a wedding party with a gazebo and looking for ideas and inspiration to create a memorable and beautiful setting, read on!

garden cinema ideas with popcorn and blankets
Garden Cinema Ideas: 7 Steps to Creating Your Perfect Outdoor Viewing Spot

A garden cinema night is a great way to socialise while staying socially distanced, and it’s much more convenient than going out.