Just Gardening

    Get the answers to some of the more random / specialist questions Flymo receives each year. From how to clean a lawn mower to how to attract worms - the life blood of your soil.

    Fun Ideas for Gardening with Kids

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    Fun gardening activities with Kids

    Here are some fun ideas to keep the kids entertained in the garden. Whatever the size of your space, there are plenty of family-friendly activities you can enjoy together to make the most of your garden this summer!

    Why YOU should invest in a Robotic Lawnmower

    by flymo-uk

    Recently there has been an increase in the popularity of robotic lawn mowers, and it's not difficult to see why! They are a more expensive alternative to the standard lawn mower, which makes you wonder whether robotic lawn mowers are worth it? Should I invest in one? Do the benefits justify the price? And will it really make that much of a difference? So, here are some reasons why it is totally worth investing in a Robotic Lawnmower:

    Managing New-build Gardens

    by flymo-uk

    New build houses often offer limited garden space so it is important to use this space wisely. Planning the layout and keeping design simple are easy ways to manage a new build garden without the hassle of constant maintenance. Focus on one section at a time to make your workload manageable and so you can see progress quickly.

    How To Attract And Look After Bees In Your Garden

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    Bees are an important part of the garden all year round. They are important cogs in the garden machine as they pollinate our plants and vegetables. It is been widely publicised that their numbers are in decline, which could cause serious issues to our plant life over the coming years. Luckily all is not lost yet, with a bit of thought and planning, your garden can become a haven for these busy buzzers.

    The 5 Most Searched For Gardening Questions on Google

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    Gardening is getting more popular, and we’re spending more time in the garden , but it’s tricky knowing your herbaceous borders from your perennials, dandelions to creeping buttercups. However, for the novices and less green-fingered among us, Google has all the answers. From getting rid of weeds to growing vegetables, every year thousands of budding horticulturalists are searching online for ways to maintain and perfect their garden.

    Insects in your garden

    by flymo-uk

    Whether your garden is your relaxing retreat, or is filled with children and grand-children…or a happy mix of both, you must work in conjunction with nature, to maintain a healthy garden.

    Preventing Your Garden From Flooding

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    Along with the cold, the winter months also bring the wet weather. While flooding in the UK is a relatively isolated problem, many homeowners may find that a torrential downpour can often leave their garden flooded and waterlogged.

    How to Clean a Lawn Mower Correctly

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    Every time you cut the grass it is recommended that you clean your lawnmower thoroughly. Regular maintenance and cleaning, not only prolongs the life of your lawnmower, but ensures that it works efficiently meaning less time is required to cut the lawn next time.

    Three Beneficial Health Effects of Gardening

    by flymo-uk

    When the topic of gardening comes up in conversation it certainly divides the opinions of Brits. Some of us are fully fledged green fingered wizards, some of us dabble with a few colourful plants and perhaps a lush green lawn, and some plain and simply see gardening as a massive chore. Here’s how gardening can have a positive effect on your health.