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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9 Best Trailing Plants for Evergreen Winter Hanging Baskets

If you’re keen to add some evergreen interest to a dull winter garden, discover our pick of the best trailing plants for a winter hanging basket.

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12 Best Bedding Plants for a Colourful Garden

Most bedding plants are a breeze to grow and care for. You can grow blocks of similar-hued bedding plants in clusters or mix and match different plants for colour, texture, and pattern.

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Are Terracotta Flower Pot Heaters Safe or Dangerous?

There are many online videos and tutorials detailing ways to heat your space in an emergency using tealight candles and a flower pot.
This article will explain the dangers of flower pot heaters and why you should think twice before using them.

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9 Ideas to Brighten Up a Dull Winter Garden

The long winter months can make your garden look a little dull, but with a bit of planning and some work, you can transform it into a bright and cheerful place that you’ll enjoy spending time in.

Garden Accessory Ideas

Garden Activities & Events Ideas

what to do in the garden in september
What to Do in the Garden in September: 18 Gardening Jobs to Do Now

September is a time for harvesting, tidying, and preparing the garden and greenhouse for the cooler, more tumultuous months ahead.

what to do in the garden in july
What to Do in the Garden in July: 10 Gardening Jobs to Do Now

Gardening in July is a busy time; jobs include deadheading plants that can bloom again, mowing and fertilising your lawn, harvesting vegetables and fruit trees, and keeping an eye out for pests.

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What to do in the Garden in June – 22 Gardening Jobs to do Now

From sowing salad crops and pruning fruit trees to planting delicious vegetables and harvesting the first of your strawberries, June is a productive month in the gardening calendar.

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Lawn Care in March: Can You Mow, Feed or Scarify? (Where to Start)

March is the perfect month to kickstart your lawn care routine. The earth is waking up a little, the days are getting noticeably longer and you can start prepping your winter-stressed lawn.