Stephanie's Garden Blog

Stephanie's Garden Blog

Welcome to Stephanie's Garden Blog, where we keep you up to date with our gardening exploits and anything we think might be of interest in the big wide world of gardening. With regular updates from Stephanie and Jo, from sowing to harvesting, we hope you enjoy following our gardening journey! 

   

Latest Blog Entries:

The Most Common Garden Pests

Posted in Category Pest Control by Harrod Horticultural on 17 February 2017

Unfortunately the vegetables you are attempting to grow for your own consumption are also much loved by lots of pests which exist in your garden - here are our most common garden pests .

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Garden Netting Advice

Posted in Category Pest Control by Harrod Horticultural on 14 July 2016

Which Garden Netting do you need? Some advice on the best netting to protect your plants...

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Cherry Trees and Fruit Tree Sleeves

Posted in Category Pest Control by Harrod Horticultural on 4 July 2016

Kept my eye on the cherries this year, again and decided to leave the sleeves off till late June as the weather has been exceptionally wet. Noticed a lot of Ant activity on the tree - bad news as they do farm cherry black fly.

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Top 10 Grow Your Own Pests

Posted in Category Pest Control by Stephanie on 1 June 2016

Whether it's slugs, aphids, carrot root fly, rabbits or birds causing you sleepless nights, we have compiled a rogue's gallery of the top 10 grow your own garden pests. Often identification is the most difficult part of the conundrum and getting to the root of the problem is easy once you know which pest you are tackling.

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Top 10 Reasons to Buy a Fruit Cage

Posted in Category Pest Control by Stephanie on 16 March 2016

Have you heard the term "fruit cage" in the gardening world but been unsure whether it would suit your space? We discuss the merits of a fruit cage and with the many types available there is bound to be a style that suits your garden.....

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