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Tips & Tricks: A Crop in Your Garden

Tips & Tricks: A Crop in Your Garden

In winter, we’ve always fed birds to help them survive the cold. Sunflower seed is the most widely popular snack with them! If you want to grow sunflowers or other farm plants in your garden, you can start a crop, using the rough soil surface.  more..

Tips & Tricks: Informal Paving

Tips & Tricks: Informal Paving

The slate surface can be placed straight into the grass which looks clean and tight, but sometimes it might be more exciting to loosen things up by adding dirt or gravel margins. You can either add just a subtle hint of it, or you can go all the way and make the paving look old and broken (if you are one of those people like us who more..

Tips & Tricks: Casual Flower Patches

Tips & Tricks: Casual Flower Patches

If flower patches that look like they were cut with a ruler are not what you want, try combining flower patch surfaces with ramsons – it complements the flowers well and unlike the actual flower patches, its boundary is loose and organic. You will also notice that the more..

Tips & Tricks: Under the Trees

Tips & Tricks: Under the Trees

It rarely happens that the grass under a tree is the same as around it. The lack of light causes the grass to turn yellow, disappear altogether, or give way to crawlers. A tree will feel better anchored if the surface under it is not the same as around it.  Click on the thumbnail for more examples. more..