National Gardening Week runs from 11th-17th of April 2016. It is a great time to start thinking about getting your garden ready for the warmer months ahead and to give things a little pick-me-up after winter. Here are a few of our top picks to add some simple and effective garden décor and practical style to your garden this month. First up, Amazon have some great ideas for garden accessories. Take a look at two of our top picks from them below.
The Cocktail Gardener Woodland Martini candle – This is the perfect candle for those warm summer evenings in the garden. Stylishly packaged and giving off a gorgeous scent, you can use this indoors or bring it outside with you when the weather turns brighter. Exclusive The Cocktail Gardener Woodland Martini candle is currently priced at £30.
SEEDBALL Bee Mix – This is such a fantastic idea and would make a great gift for someone on gardening week. The SEEDBALL Bee Mix is a Native Wildflower Meadow Mix that arrives in a pretty little tin and contains tiny little balls of seeds that you can scatter around your garden.
The seeds are protected by clay and chilli powder so that there’s less risk of them being eaten by insects first. The SEEDBALL Bee Mix is Currently priced at £5.99. Stockist enquiries: www.Amazon.co.uk. Prices are correct at time of going to print and apply to purchases from Amazon.co.uk. For latest prices, please visit Amazon.co.uk.
Once your garden looks neat and tidy, it’s time to start adding some colour this national gardening week – whether it’s through herbs, greenery or bright flowers. These seed crates will help get you started on your personal oasis, and can be used by gardening beginners and green-fingered experts alike. These crates take up minimal space, so are also great for those with smaller gardens or for windowsills in a flat. Each crate contains three packs of seeds, three markers, three flower pots and compost. Available from www.ijustloveit.co.uk. Price: £32.99.
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