Reviews


Hozelock Flexi Spray – Review

You may have seen my recent review about finding easier ways to keep my patio pots and containers watered (http://gardeningregisterblog.co.uk/index.php/hozelock-spiral-hose-set-review).  I came across a sprial hose which has turned out to be a great buy but I wanted something I could leave running for a short amount of time to help with my larger pots and containers. Looking around Swell UK‘s website I came across a Hozelock Flexi Spray which looked like it may do the job. It is currently […]


WoodBlocX Raised Bed – Review 1

I love to use herbs in cooking and in summer time I like to add Borage and Mint to cold drinks. In my garden I grow Thyme, Bay and Chives but my Rosemary and Sage both died a couple of years ago so I have been buying them from the supermarket, I also buy tender herbs to grow on the windowsill during the summer. The problem I find with the supermarket herbs is that they don’t last very long so I […]


Hozelock Garden Sprinkler – Review

Like a lot of people I have a number of containers and pots on my patio which adds interest and colour throughout the Spring and Summer. I love to use pots to grow plants which either won’t grow in my garden or would be too large if planted in the ground. I have also recently bought a few Auriculas which I display in terracotta pots; I love these little plants and they have to be kept in pots in order to appreciate […]


Hozelock Spiral Hose Set – Review 3

I hate garden hoses and I think most gardeners will agree with me. If you have a decent sized garden dragging a hose around the garden to reach all the areas that need watering can be a real struggle and having to find the “kinks” can become a real pain. I have seen, and read about, spiral hoses for quite some time and finally decided to give it a try; I settled on the Hozelock Spiral Hose Set from Swell UK […]


Plant Review – 100 Spring Flowering Bulbs

My latest plant review for Spalding Plant & Blub Co. is their pack of 100 Spring Flowering Bulbs which will add colour to your garden through March, April and May. What Do You Get? The pack contains the following bulbs: 20 x Muscari Armeniacum (Grape Hyacinths)which are blue and grow between 10 and 20 cm high 10 x Narcissi Tête-à-Tête (Daffodil) which grow to 25cm 20 x Mixed Alliums which are different colours and varieties and grow to between 15 and 35cm […]