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Garden Centre Team Member Compost

Part Time 12 Hours- Saturdays & Sundays Temporary Contract At British Garden Centres, not only do we aim to deliver a great experience in our Centres, but we go above and beyond in creating an exceptional customer service experience too. We are looking for a Team Member compost, you will be the heart of our…

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Our guide to different types of compost for your garden

Our guide to different types of compost for your garden If you’re someone who is just starting with gardening, choosing the right type of compost can be a confusing task. With so many options available at your local garden centre, it can be challenging to figure out which one will suit your needs.  To help…

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Home Composting

Your guide to successful home composting Good for your garden, great for the environment Composting is a straightforward and rewarding practice that anyone can do, whether you have a small garden, a balcony, or even just a kitchen countertop. There are various composting methods, including traditional outdoor compost piles, compost bins, worm composting (vermicomposting), and…

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National Compost Week – Choosing the right compost

In the UK, National Compost Week runs from March 13 – March 19, and what better time to get to know your soil?

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Little green ideas for National Children Gardening Week

Little green ideas for National Children Gardening Week National Children Gardening Week (25 May – 2 June 2024) is soon upon us which will encourage kids to love getting their hands dirty in the garden. Gardening isn’t just about plants; it’s a chance for kids to play outside, move around, and connect with nature. This…

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The Best Cut Flowers to Grow – More of your favourites

The Best Cut Flowers to Grow With growing season upon us, now is the perfect time to take cuttings. Cutting is a great way to take some of your favourite plants and fragrances and scatter them throughout your gardens. The process couldn’t be simpler, and the reward is more delightful colours here, there and everywhere!

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Planting Summer Flowering Bulbs – Begonias, Dahlias & Lilies

Planting Summer Flowering Bulbs Summer is right around the corner, and now is the best time to prep your garden with vibrant colours. In this blog you will find all you need to know about planting some of the most popular summer bulbs, Dahlias, Lilies and Begonias. Don’t worry if your garden is small, some…

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Perennials

Perennials are chosen for their longevity and include a wide range of various colours, shapes and sizes. When choosing what to plant a common argument you may find is Perennials or Annuals. Here you will find everything that makes perennials special to help make your decision. What are Perennials? Perennials are types of plants that…

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Bedding Plants

Bedding Plants are a prime choice for anyone after vibrant and exciting splashes of colour throughout their garden – especially in borders. A strong Summer bed can bring an area to life, attracting an abundance of wildlife. Whether you’re new to gardening or just need a reminder, this guide will demystify gardening lingo and teach…

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National Gardening Week – “Knowledge is Flower” – Gardening terminology made easy

National Gardening Week – “Knowledge is Flower” – Gardening terminology made easy Embarking on a gardening journey can be both exciting and overwhelming, especially when faced with a plethora of unfamiliar terms. The RHS’ National Gardening Week takes place from 29 April–5 May 2024, with the theme “Knowledge is Flower” which aims to demystify gardening…

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