Welcome to the Gardener's Guild!
You've found the club for all the green-fingered hitchhikers among us. If you have any interest in plants or gardening, we hope to provide something for you here.
You don't have to be old, honestly! :)
Our aim is simply to provide a central hub for garden-related guide entries, and also provide a discussion forum for any questions or comments .
Whether you have acres of land or an apartment balcony, or even just a few potplants dumped on a shelf in your room, feel free to jump aboard.
Guide Entries of interest
- Handy Gardening Tips - a lot of good tips on watering, garden pests, ponds and more.
- Bonsai for beginners - So your garden consists of a small shelf in your apartment? Fear Not!
- Plant Propagation - If in doubt, try it from scratch!
- Seasonal Gardening Timetable - When should I sow my...?
Wildlife Gardening Series
- Wildlife Gardening: getting started - Good info on making your garden wildlife friendly.
- Wildlife Gardening: The Winter Border
- Wildlife Gardening: Natural Slug Control
- Wildlife Gardening: Mammals and Birds
- Wildlife Gardening: Insects, Amphibians and Reptiles
- Wildlife Gardening: Water Habitat
- Wildlife Gardening: Wildflower meadow
- Wildlife Gardening: Woodland habitat
Getting to know you...
Different plants and how to care for them:
Cacti - How to look after them.
Helleborus - "We bloom when damn all else does!"
Jade Plant - Crassula ovata
Skimmia - popular evergreen shrubs
Orchid Den. aggregatum
Good Gardening linksBBC Gardening
Royal Horticultural Society
Postcode Database of Native Plants - An interesting page.