Wyevale Christmas trees

The retailer, which has over 150 UK garden centres, says its real Christmas tree sales are due to peak on the weekends of 5-6 December and 12-13 December this year…

Multi-stem trees combine elements  of both trees and shrubs, bringing benefits that make them great garden choices. Where dense shrubs might create an enclosed feel, or where bare tree trunks…

This great video with over 7 mins of expert advice on tree planting. The best time for tree planting is in the Autumn, this gives the tree time to establish…

hardwood cuttings

Hardwood cuttings are easy to take and, for most deciduous trees and shrubs, the best way to increase plant stocks. They are taken in the plant’s dormant season, best carried…

Silver Birch trees in the Quiet Mark Treehouse & Garden

The victims were a row of specimen silver birch trees, which got the chop after just one week in a display garden the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show last…

If a tree has out grown its space in the garden, you don’t have to get the chainsaw out and shout ‘Timber’. Try the ancient method of pollarding instead. Some…

Dutch elm disease, which wiped out 25 million UK elm trees 40 years ago, is back. And to make matters worse, it has been spotted in Brighton, home to the…

Another tree disease is threatening to wipe out one of Britain’s most treasured species. Arboriculture experts are calling for a ban on imported sweet chestnut trees – to halt the…

Make sure your living trees stay fresh into the New Year with Kris’ care guide:   General care (cut and potted)   You have two options with net-wrapped trees. Either…