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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 […]

Halloween In The Garden!

Halloween In The Garden!

It’s that time of year all over again! The dark nights are drawing closer, the cold is creeping in and if you listen closely you can almost hear the trick or treaters squealing. When it comes to Halloween, you either love it or loathe it. If […]

Your October Garden

Your October Garden

Summer is now over, but don’t think this gives you an excuse to slack in the garden! There are still plenty of jobs to do, bulbs to plant and veg to harvest! This is the perfect time of year to start tidying up and prepping […]

How To Keep Cats Out Of Your Garden

How To Keep Cats Out Of Your Garden

Cats are beautiful creatures and we love having them around. However, when we’re encouraging birds to feed in our garden or we’ve just planted new flowerbeds, they can be a bit of a nightmare! We want to keep our birds safe and our beds blooming! […]

Sussex Gardens

Sussex Gardens

Looking for inspiration for your garden? Where better to go than a local garden full of beautiful borders and flourishing flowers? We are so lucky in Sussex to be surrounded by plenty of public gardens and historical houses that offer so much in terms of […]

Sussex Soil

Sussex Soil

Noting what type of soil you have is key when planting in your garden. Different plants will perform differently depending on where they are planted. Sussex soil varies across the county. But what type do you have in your garden? We’ve compiled a guide to […]

Wild Bird Month – Take the quiz!

Wild Bird Month – Take the quiz!

It’s wild bird month here at UpCountry. Whether you’re a lover of ornithology or simple a casual garden bird watcher, we all share a common interest. We love wildlife. But have you ever wondered what it would be like to soar above the rooftops or catch […]