As we head back into normality with the summer sun just around the corner, we have analysed Tripadvisor review data to provide an expert guide on the top 30 UK gardens you and your family must visit this summer!
Just because summer is over, doesn’t mean that you have to pack up your gardening equipment for the year. There are a whole host of different flowers and plants that you can start to sow right now, in order to create a wonderful winter wonderland in your own backyard.
Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last few months, you’ll be well aware of the novel coronavirus pandemic sweeping the globe; closing schools, offices, bars and restaurants for the last six weeks and forcing us to spend more time in our homes than ever before.
For many of us, the start of the year brings with it new ideas, plans and resolutions. Often topping that list is to finally re-do the garden. Whether this means you want to invest in some new garden furniture, like a rustic set of table and chairs or an authentic fire bowl to stay warm, or just finally get around to putting in some new plants, this is the year to do it.
Want to find out how gardening improves mental health? Gardening improves self-esteem by 30% - Reduces stress by 40% - Reduces stroke and heart attack risk by 29% - 93% of gardeners think gardening improves their mood. See the infographic for more facts!
Your garden is an extension onto your home and we’ve been lucky enough to be graced with a beautiful summer. We put time into maintaining and improving our gardens but it’s often not until you have people come around to see your beautiful garden, you realise it’s not the idyllic social space. We’ve gone through our favourite ways to create a sociable garden that your guests will love hanging out in.