SB Plant Invigorator and Bug Killer Concentrate, a Review


Name of Product: SB Plant Invigorator and Bug Killer Concentrate.

The Best Place to Buy: www.amazon.co.uk

Supply as a 500ml Bottle

Shipping Weight: 0.399kg

My Rating: 7/10

In this article, I will be reviewing SB plant invigorator and bug killer to see if it is an effective plant rejuvenator and bug killer. If you continue to read you will find out. In a previous article, I reviewed the Garlic Wonder Organic Concentrate which I sang the high praises for.

Garlic Wonder Organic concentrate is not the only …

Garlic Wonder Organic Concentrate, a Plant Invigorator-A Review


Name of Product: Garlic Wonder Organic Concentrate, Organic Plant Biostimulant

The Best Place to Buy: www.amazon.co.uk

Supply as a 500ml Bottle

Shipping Weight: 0.621kg

My Rating: 8.5/10

In this article, we will be discussing Garlic Wonder Organic Concentrate to see if it is effective in the container garden.

Garlic is not only good for the heart it seems but is also good for your garden. It not only repels vampires but also repels bad insects from your container garden.

You may be surprised to know that garlic …

Bulb Planting Baskets, a Review- Are they any Good?


Name of Product: Elixir Garden Planting Basket

The Best Place to Buy: www.amazon.co.uk

Diameter of Basket: 26cm

Number of Baskets: 10

Shipping Weight: 1.96kg

In this article, I will be reviewing to see if bulb planting baskets are all they cracked up to be. The first obvious question is why you would need a basket and this will be answered in this article.

Bulbs are very beautiful in containers, where they will provide wonderful displays throughout the spring and summer months.

In autumn, it is …

6 Of the Best Spring Flowering Bulb Collection You Can Plant Now


In previous articles, I have gone into the various bulbs that can be planted in containers (see bulbs that can be grown in containers, part I-From A-G and bulbs that can be grown in containers, part II- From H-Z). It is now the time of the year to plant bulbs to give your container garden a beautiful display. You need to think about which bulbs you want to buy, when to plant them and what is the best arrangement for them.

Remember bulbs, unlike other plants, can …

Why you Need a Water Butt in Your Container Garden- Harcostar Water Butt, a Review


Name of Product: Harcostar 227 litre Water Butt Rain trap diverter and kit.

The Best Place to Buy: www.amazon.co.uk

Product Dimensions: 60cm x 60cm x 90cm

Shipping Weight: 7.2kg

My Rating: 9.5/10

In this article, I will be describing why you need a water butt in your container garden, especially the Harcostar 227 litre water butt. I will be seeing if this water butt delivers what is promotes and is it user-friendly?

In a previous article I answered the question of what type of

Why the Container Gardener Should Make their Own Compost?


In this article, we will be discussing why the container gardener should make their own compost. Why this method of making your own compost not only saves you money but also is good for the environment. If you make your own compost at home, this will reduce the need to buy new compost every year. Reduce but not totally eliminate.

It must be remembered that homemade compost does not have the right nutrient balance in it, but with careful preparation, it can be used as a supplement in …

Vermiculite vs Perlite vs Horticultural Grit (Which One is Better in the Container Garden)


In this article, the perennial question to which substance is better to add to your potting mix will be answered. In previous posts I have always highlighted the importance of having good drainage but how is this to be done.

You have three main substances that can be added and mixed with the compost to make it more open structured and therefore more free-flowing and free-draining.

Vermiculite, perlite and horticultural grit are all the substance in question that can be used, but which is the best to use

The 7 Types of Composts for the Container Gardener (Getting the Choice Right)


In this article, the 7 types of composts for the container gardener will be discussed. As you can imagine it is quite confusing to know what compost to use in your container garden. You need to match the compost to the needs of the plant in question, and this means knowing about the growing conditions and habit of the plant is normally found in and try to replicate this in the garden.

Commercial composts that you find is different from the compost you make at home, as the …

Gardening Heavy Lifting Tool, A Review (Lift More than You Bargained For)


Name of Product: PotLifter 91kg Gardening Heavy Lifting Tool

The Best Place to Buy: www.amazon.co.uk

Product Dimensions: 35.6 x 76 x 76 cm

Shipping Weight: 0.658

My Rating: 8.5/10

In this article, I will be reviewing the PotLifter gardening heavy lifting tool to see if it is all it is cracked up to be. In a previous article, I reviewed and discussed the wheeled garden plant pot trolley which is very useful in moving plant pots in gardens.

The biggest problem is that …

Moving Pots in the Container Garden –Wheeled Garden Plant Pot Reviewed


Name of Product: Wheeled Garden Plant Pot Trolley

The Best Place to Buy: www.amazon.co.uk

Product Dimensions: Not stated

Weight of Trolley 3.7kg

Maximum Weight it can Transport: up to 65kg.

My Rating: 8/10

In this article moving pots in the container garden will be discussed, in particular to the wheeled garden plant pot trolley.

We all know that container gardening is so much fun, allowing those without permanent soil beds to garden in and grow beautiful flowers, vegetables, and fruits. You know that you …