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We expect a lot from a lawn these days and the autumn is a great time to get it ready for the winter but also, it aids a lawn to recover from the winter period.
Before any treatment wait until your lawn… Continue Reading »
Choosing plants that can tolerate prolonged hot dry conditions can help ensure your garden continues to have colour throughout the summer.
Plants with silver leaves are good at coping with drought so Lavenders, Cistus, Convolvulus, Eryngium and Perowskia are all great in… Continue Reading »
We like to make the most of our home-grown resources here at Fairweather’s, so we have started using the edible flowers from Patrick’s Patch.
The volunteers in the garden have been picking a tray of mixed flowers every day for use in… Continue Reading »
We will no longer be importing and selling Olives at Fairweathers. The bacterial disease Xylella which is killing Olives in Italy, Spain and France is not yet in the UK and we do not wish to… Continue Reading »
This fact sheet will tell you how to grow lavenders and help keep them looking their best throughout the year. Soil and Site
We are always asked how to grow lavenders. Lavenders like well-drained soil in a sunny site that receives sun… Continue Reading »
These tips will describe how to grow Agapanthus successfully and help keep your Agapanthus plants looking great.
When your plants arrive home – water if necessary, leaving them to settle for a couple of days. We recommend 9cm pots are potted… Continue Reading »