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Arnold Laver

Arnold Laver

Since 1920, Laver Online has become one of the UK's popular timber merchants.

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Dunelm

Dunelm

Dunelm supplies a huge selection of furniture and accessories for the home and garden. Its garden products range from outdoor lanterns and washing lines to watering cans and garden tools.

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Bradshaws Direct

Bradshaws Direct

Bradshaws Direct are the UK's main supplier of pond pumps, pond filters and pond liners.

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Easy Garden Irrigation

Easy Garden Irrigation

Pembrokeshire-based Easy Garden Irrigation offers a wide range of garden irrigation products available to buy from their online store, and offer fast delivery throughout the UK, Ireland and Europe.

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SIP UK

SIP UK

With pressure washers for cleaning, and woodwork tools and accessories for the DIY carpenter, SIP UK is not just for professionals.

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Express Grass

Express Grass

Express Grass are an online company specialising in artificial grass. They sell a range of artificial grass types, including coloured grass, outdoor carpet and AstroTurf.

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Technoheater

Technoheater

Gala Tent is one of the exclusive stockists of the Technoheater range of patio heaters, as well as high quality gazebos and marquees to make entertaining at home an unforgettable experience.

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Hayes Garden World

Hayes Garden World

Hayes Garden World is a large garden centre in Ambleside, attracting thousands of visitors each year.

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Sam Turner & Sons

Sam Turner & Sons

Sam Turner & Sons was set up by Sam Turner and his son in Middlesbrough in 1931 and has been family-run ever since. The online store is a great resource for gardening supplies and country clothing.

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The Orangery at Gibside. Photograph by Graham Soult

National Trust opens its doors with Free Weekend this April
4 April 2013: This spring, the National Trust is opening the doors to more than 200 of its houses and gardens for free for an entire weekend. [more]


Tesco Direct New Home Catalogue

Tesco Direct launches new Home collection for 2013
3 April 2013: Tesco Direct has unveiled its home and furniture ranges for Spring and Summer 2013 with the launch of an aspirational new 'Home' book and microsite. [more]


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Choosing the right garden shed for your needs
With a vast array of types, materials, sizes and prices, the range of shed options available can be quite bewildering. So, it's important to be clear about what your particular needs are. [more]

Garden shed. Photograph by Graham Soult


Choosing the right garden footwear for the right job
With such a vast array of gardening footwear now on offer, it's worth making sure you've got the right kit for the right job - ensuring that you'll stay warm, dry, safe and comfortable. [more]

Garden clogs on a deck. Photograph by Graham Soult


Making your garden presentable ready to sell your house
Looking to sell your home? Make sure you give some serious thought to improving your garden - it could help get more people through the door leading to a much swifter sale. [more]

Broken garden paving. Photograph by Josh Cantrell


Is artificial grass the right choice for your garden?
Artificial grass may be an increasingly frequent sight in gardens, schools and sports centres across the country, but the question still remains as to whether it's the right option for everyone. [more]

Artificial grass. Photograph by Michael Lorenzo


Making sure your garden is a safe place for the kids to play
For children, your garden is the area of your home that offers some of the greatest freedom to explore and play - but also potential dangers. [more]

Child enjoying herself in the garden. Photograph by Armin Hanisch


Growing vegetables in a greenhouse
Greenhouses make for more adventurous, and more bountiful, crops of vegetables, and are an invaluable tool for any gardener keen to expand their vegetable-growing repertoire. [more]

Seedlings in a greenhouse. Photograph by Colin Brough


Apply your spring hair-cutting routine for the perfect lawn
As winter retreats and our gardens start re-emerging from their hibernation it's the perfect time to give your lawns some much-needed TLC. [more]

Rotak 43 LI Cordless Lawnmower. Photograph courtesy of Bosch Lawn & Garden


Six things to know about keeping chickens in your garden
There are certain things that you should know before making the preparations for keeping hens in your garden, so here are six top tips. [more]

Hen. Photograph by Konrad Dudek


Choosing a trampoline for your garden
To provide healthy, safe fun for all the family, you should look for specific characteristics in terms of shape, size and build quality when choosing a trampoline for your garden. [more]

Boy flipping on a trampoline. Photograph by David Schauer


Eyecatching garden lighting ideas
There are many different reasons why garden lighting is important - for visibility, security or enjoyment. [more]

Lighting in a snowy garden. Photograph by Graham Soult


An indoor garden with bite: growing carnivorous plants in an orangery
Are you bored with seeing the same old house plants growing in your orangery? If so, why not take a different approach and create your own carnivorous plant collection? [more]

Venus flytrap. Photograph by Kriss Szkurlatowski


Which tomato variety should you choose to grow?
When you think of growing tomatoes the first thing that probably springs to mind is just how juicy and ripe - and tasty - they are going to be. [more]

Tomato plant. Photograph by Graham Soult


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Remaking a Garden - The Laskett Transformed by Roy Strong
Sapling.info Bookstore in association with Amazon.co.uk Remaking a Garden - The Laskett Transformed

Roy Strong
(2014)
Hardcover - 176 pages
Frances Lincoln
ISBN: 0711233969




Synopsis by Amazon.co.uk:
The garden at the Laskett in Herefordshire is always described as the largest formal garden laid out in Britain since the war and one of most important and most interesting gardens of the second half of the twentieth century.

Roy Strong and his wife, Julia Trevelyan Oman - two pivotal figures in the arts during the last century - created this uniquely autobiographical and historical garden over thirty years of their marriage. However, by the time Julia died in 2003, the garden at The Laskett had become overgrown and closed in on itself. And so started ‘the great cull'. The Laskett garden is still ‘peopled with the ghosts of nearly everyone we have loved, both living and dead', but trees and hedges have been chopped down, paths widened, vistas opened up. Light has been let in.

This book is a record of the remaking of The Laskett garden, traced in Roy Strong's words and photographer Clive Boursnell's before-and-after pictures and action shots. It is an inspiration, for ‘its message is one for all garden-makers. Do not be afraid to change your garden - indeed to be quite brutal to it - in order to give it new energy and excitement.




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http://www.parksandgardens.ac.uk/

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Sapling.info Site of the Month (also awarded a Sapling.info Commendation)
Parks & Gardens UK describes itself as "the leading online resource dedicated to historic parks and gardens across the whole of the United Kingdom", and has grown out of the old United Kingdom Database of Historic Parks and Gardens (UKPG) - Sapling.info's very first Site of the Month back in November 1999. The current site is elegant and appealing, as well as being a superb resource - visitors can use the 'Places & People' function to search for records and view images of more than 6,500 parks and gardens, as well as of the people who created and worked in them. There's also a very good introduction to garden history, up-to-date news and events coverage, and a resource area with additional images, maps, plans, and downloadable oral histories about life in and around historic parks and gardens. This site is a must for anyone interested in landscape architecture or historic gardens, and is deservedly awarded a Sapling Commendation. [GAS, 4 Jul 2010].



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