Category: Crews Hill

Herbaceous Perennials

As our gardens and plants start to spring in to life, it’s time to think of summer. Perennial plants provide flowers in our gardens year after year. They are planted together to create herbaceous and mixed borders, which peak in interest in summer and early autumn. However, they can provide colour through much of the […]

Dahlias

The joyful birdsong and the increasing warmth of the sun is upon us this month, and already we have seen some beautiful weather! It is now the perfect time to get yourself a stunning dahlia! Dahlias are an easy to grow plant with big rewards! You will need to make sure when planting Dahlia tubers […]

Tomatoes

April is the perfect time of year to get growing your own fruit and veg; tomatoes are one of the most popular and rewarding plants to grow wether you’re an experienced gardener or a beginner trying it for the first time. They will need to be kept in a warm spot and sheltered from winds […]

What do bees eat

Bees eat pollen and nectar. Pollen is full of protein and nectar is full of carbohydrates and nutrients. Pollen and nectar are found in most flowering plants. Bees fly from flower to flower consuming and collecting pollen and nectar, transferring the pollen and fertilising the plants. This is pollination. Pollination is a vital service and […]

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