The glorious month of May has finally arrived and it’s time to spend more time in the garden. Make sure you’re ready to enjoy the good weather with outdoor furniture that all the family can enjoy.
May sees luscious shades of green swamp the garden, herbs flourish and lawns become more succulent by the day. We have some great advice for keeping your crops of strawberries and potatoes in good form. And if you’re wondering about protecting plants from late frosts, there’s useful tips for that too.
May plant of the month
Lavender is easy to grow, produces masses of beautifully scented flowers and is a great favourite with bees. There’s so many varieties you’re bound to be able to find one perfect for your garden.
How to grow tomatoes
Grow your own juicy tomatoes with the help of our easy to follow guide.
How to create a beautiful hanging basket
Follow our easy to use guide to create beautiful hanging baskets. Give your garden some vibrant dashes of colour throughout the summer months.
Expert lawn advice for May
Read our blog on how to care for your lawn like an expert this month.
How to create a new lawn from turf
Spring is a great time to lay turf because the grass will easily take root & nature should help with the watering. Find out how to lay your new lawn here.
Garden furniture & accessories buying guide
Whether you’re relaxing in the garden or dining al fresco, find the perfect garden furniture to suit your needs.
BBQ buying guide
If you’re unsure whether to buy a charcoal or gas-powered BBQ, our guide will help you work out what’s right for you.