Garden Wars

Soapy water will not destroy an aphid infestation. So what can gardeners do to protect plants?

Cutting Edge Plant Propagation

Club members recently spent an evening learning how to easily and efficiently propagate plants from cuttings. Here are some things we learnt.

Speaking of Bumblebees

Bumblebees, unlike honeybees, will nest in your garden area because they don’t live in permanent colonies.

Taking Care of Fuchsias

There are more than 3,000 fuchsia varieties and most of the species originate from the forests of Central and South America. They vary from shrubs to small trees.

All about Lilies

Lilies are found worldwide and have symbolised many things from chastity and purity, to royalty.

The Moth With No Mouth

Gloucestershire has 43 out of the UK’s 58 Lime Hawk-moth species, but they always need more sheltered sunny spots and flowers throughout the season.