National Tree Week 28th Nov-6th Dec

Trees are a part of our everyday landscape. But have you stopped to think about the benefits they bring?? During national tree week lets celebrate our Trees. Trees clean the air by removing nitrogen oxides and other pollutant gases, they also take in excess CO2. Trees save water through evaporation and can prevent soil erosion […]

rainCatcher Tanks and systems

rainCatcher Tanks and systems At Spudulica home and garden we stock a beautiful range of rainCatcher above ground tanks and systems. These tanks can be used for rainwater storage or storm water attenuation. rainCatcher is a British brand providing innovative and sustainable products to manage and re-sue rainwater within your home or business. Tanks are […]

PRUNING

  PRUNING pruːn/ verb gerund or present participle: pruning trim (a tree, shrub, or bush) by cutting away dead or overgrown branches or stems, especially to encourage growth. “now is the time to prune roses” Synonyms: cut back, trim, thin, thin out, pinch back, crop, clip, shear, pollard, top, dock;   (definition google dictionary)     This is an essential skill for new gardeners that can […]

The Greenhouse or Polytunnel Debate

NEW YEAR – NEW GARDEN The greenhouse /polytunnel debate Another blog to add to our new year new garden series. The pros and cons of a greenhouse vs polytunnel. Once you have made the leap to add to your garden you might decide to go even further and want to extend your growing season. This […]