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#askUpCountry – Lawn Care

#askUpCountry – Lawn Care

“How can I keep my lawn looking great all year round?” – Genevieve, Scaynes Hill   Lawn is a key part of the garden. If your lawn is looking unhealthy, the impact will be very noticeable. It is imperative to keep your grass looking luscious […]

Your February Garden

Your February Garden

The evenings are finally getting lighter, we are slowly but surely beginning to edge our way out of winter. While there are still a few icy days to come, there are still plenty of gardening jobs for the year that you can get on with, […]

#askUpCountry: What should I feed the birds in my garden?

#askUpCountry: What should I feed the birds in my garden?

As spring approaches, you’ll begin to see more wildlife returning to your garden. You can encourage even more if you look after and feed your visitors! While the months are still cold, birds may return to your garden but find it harder to forage for […]

Planting Diary – What To Plant & When!

Planting Diary – What To Plant & When!

As the year begins and spring creeps closer, we can begin to think about this years garden! What should we plant and when should we be planting them? When planning your garden for the year, we suggest writing a plan of when to plant everything […]

Keeping Your Christmas Tree Fresh!

Keeping Your Christmas Tree Fresh!

Christmas is coming! Many of you will now be thinking about getting a Christmas tree – the most magical time of the year! But how can you keep your tree fresh throughout the festive season? Here are our top tree tips! Try before you buy! […]

How To Make A Christmas Wreath

How To Make A Christmas Wreath

As Christmas approaches, festive spirit is all around! Trees are bedecked with fairy lights, gifts are wrapped beneath the tree and inside your house there is tinsel as far as the eye can see. But what about the garden? As the frost settles, it is […]

Your November Garden

Your November Garden

Can you believe it’s already November? This year has flown by and in the flash of an eye we’re deep into the autumn. Many may think that as November comes, there isn’t many jobs to do in the garden. This is untrue! There’s plenty of […]

Bonfire Nights in Sussex

Bonfire Nights in Sussex

Bonfire Night is an event loved by many! But as the evenings get colder and darker, it is tempting to hide away in comfort on the sofa! Here in Sussex we are lucky enough to have events that are definitely worth getting off the sofa […]

Bonfire Night in the Garden

Bonfire Night in the Garden

November is fast approaching! November means bonfires and sparklers and toffee apples! What’s not to love! However, despite Bonfire Night being such a great event, it brings many dangers to ourselves, animals and our gardens! Here’s our guide on how to keep everyone and everything […]

Common Plant Diseases

Common Plant Diseases

We spend so much time in our garden, nurturing our plants and ensuring everything looks it’s best. So it is extremely frustrating when our plants develop diseases. We put all of our time into our garden, only for these pesky attacks to come along and […]