Is it possible to have both a child friendly garden and adult friendly garden at the same time?

By |2021-07-14T17:38:48+01:00July 14th, 2021|Categories: Design, Gardener's advices, Uncategorised|

    You can have both a child friendly garden and adult friendly garden at the same time with GardensRUs. When children come into our lives, the garden that was a peaceful and relaxing haven becomes a place for ballgames, cycling, den making and mud pits, and the garden can become an area more for the [...]

A recent garden makeover by GardensRUs.

By |2021-07-14T16:44:47+01:00July 14th, 2021|Categories: Design, Uncategorised|

We recently completed a garden makeover on behalf of a Client.  The makeover included both a patio and pathway.  We would like to thank our Client for sending these photographs in to us and we would like to say that we are very pleased to have been of assistance. We  hope our client enjoys many sun [...]

Creating a child friendly garden.

By |2021-06-08T13:12:22+01:00May 26th, 2021|Categories: Design, Gardener's advices, Uncategorised|

  Creating a child friendly garden can be very important, especially if the children are very young. Having an uncluttered soft bouncy lawn edged with soft shrubs such as Santolina, Ribes, Wiegela, Rosemary, Philadelphus,  getting rid of any split canes  or spiky plant supports, having a lockup shed, and filling in ponds (even shallow ones) will [...]

Hydrangea care and how to change their colour.

By |2021-05-13T13:49:38+01:00May 13th, 2021|Categories: Design, Gardener's advices, Uncategorised|Tags: , , , , , , , |

  With their showy flowers, Hydrangeas have an old fashioned charm about them.  Although they are low maintenance plants, if they have the  proper care they will reward us with many blooms in the Summer months. Hydrangeas enjoy morning sun and afternoon shade. They also enjoy being planted in a slightly acidic soil which should be [...]

We are now stockists of Turf.

By |2021-04-23T11:53:43+01:00April 23rd, 2021|Categories: Design, Garden Maintenance, Gardener's advices, Uncategorised|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

    Our brand new Garden Centre presently stocks turf.  The Garden Centre is located in the Car Park of Five Sisters Zoo, so there is no requirement to enter the Zoo.  The cost of the Turf is £3.50 per square metre.  Please either call at the Garden Centre or email Brian at  brian@fivesisterszoo.co.uk to order [...]

Get creative in the garden with hanging baskets and planters.

By |2021-04-23T11:38:49+01:00April 23rd, 2021|Categories: Design, Gardener's advices, Uncategorised, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It is the time of year when we start to think about filling  our surroundings and the garden with more colour and scent by incorporating summer bedding plants , planters, and hanging baskets. Hanging baskets and planters can be used for a multitude of purposes such as growing herbs, growing trailing tomatoes,  growing strawberries and, of [...]

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