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.

The ideal garden set up for low maintenance gardeners

We all aspire to have the perfect garden but sometimes life gets in the way. Gardening can be time-consuming and sometimes there are just more important things to do. We all want a garden that we can enjoy and not one that just becomes another chore around the house.

It’s for this reason that often a more low maintenance approach can be the best solution. By stripping back the finer details in the garden, you can strike a better balance between an amazing looking garden and one you don’t have to spend every free moment on.

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10 Glorious Gardens From TV And Film

Garden inspiration is everywhere - in your local park or neighbour's garden, in horticultural magazines and online blogs, and even on your television screen. From BBC series to iconic adaptations of classical novels, gardens have been a key feature of TV programs and films over the years. Here, we’ve compiled a list of 10 glorious gardens that have featured on-screen, to give you some top tips and inspiration for your own green space.
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DIY Garden Ideas You Can Do In A Weekend

A little DIY in the garden can be a very rewarding activity whilst turning your garden into the perfect outdoor oasis. By doing a little planning and putting a few hours aside, your garden will become the envy of your neighbors. Garden DIY can be a great form of exercise, help you unwind, and also keep your wallet happy. Here are 10 ideas to help you and your garden flourish.
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2018 Garden Trends

Whether you’re a green-fingered expert or a gardening novice, we’ve teamed up with some of our favourite bloggers to outline key trends which will dominate our 2018 gardens, and share top tips as to how you can easily achieve them in your outdoor space.

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How To Attract And Look After Bees In Your Garden

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.

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The value of green space in our cities

The preservation of the environment is a growing concern for people all over the world, with issues surrounding the loss of urban green spaces, rising pollution and the ongoing wellbeing of citizens now at the forefront of the global debate.
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9 things you could be doing instead of cutting the grass

As the sun begins to shine and temperatures start to rise, chances are the idea of pushing a weighty lawnmower around the garden to mow the lawn is the last thing on your mind.
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Hover mowers vs. rotary mowers

One of the most common questions asked by our customers is; should I buy a hover mower or a wheeled rotary lawnmower? The rest of this blog post explains the subtle differences between these types of lawnmower to help you make an informed decision on which lawnmower to buy.
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Preventing your garden from flooding

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.

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