What to Plant in May

Hopefully the worst of the weather has passed, and the last frost will have come and gone. Lots of plants sown last month can be planted out now once they have been hardened off, including zucchini and sweetcorn. Vegetables to sow indoors or undercover in May This...
April in the Garden

April in the Garden

April is a busy time of year for growing vegetables, with lots of seeds, sown earlier in the year, now needing to be transplanted and others to be started off indoors to be planted out a bit later. So, read on for what to plant in April… Vegetables to be sown...
Fruit and vegetables to plant in March

Fruit and vegetables to plant in March

We are finally heading towards spring; temperatures are increasing, and the days are beginning to lengthen. A large selection of seeds can be sown this month some of which can be sown directly into the ground. Read on to find out what to plant in March. Vegetables to...
February Gardening

February Gardening

Sowing Indoors  Peas, tomato, and cucumber seeds can be sown towards the end of the month and kept in a greenhouse or windowsill. Chili plants and peppers can still be sown this month in Rootrainers and placed on a windowsill. Some gardeners direct sow their broad...
Growers go wild for Haxnicks Micromesh Tunnels

Growers go wild for Haxnicks Micromesh Tunnels

Well Haxnicks Easy Micromesh Tunnels have had a busy weekend on Social Media! Jenny @TheWittyFarmer on Twitter has used 17 of our Micromesh Tunnels to cover her tulips.  The squirrels, rabbits, racoons and deer are reported to be very displeased that she has stopped...
Garden Center Shopping Carts from TDI Brands

Garden Center Shopping Carts from TDI Brands

TDI Brands Shopping Carts Top 10 Reasons for TDI Shopping Carts: Zinc-plated metal with clear lacquer coat Baby seat ideal for children, purses or small items Carts have plastic handles that can be replaced when needed Easier to maneuver because of the narrow frame...
Frost Protection

Frost Protection

Don’t let your plants go out without a jacket or a blanket to keep them warm! Frost damage is hard if not impossible to recover from.  Plants cost a lot of money.  Plus, if you’ve grown them from seeds or cuttings, then an awful lot of research, time and anxious...
GROW AT HOME: ONIONS FROM SETS

GROW AT HOME: ONIONS FROM SETS

Onions are easy to grow from baby onions; otherwise known as sets. It is also possible to grow them from seed which is very cost-effective if you use a lot of onions.  However, sets are a lot easier and quicker. If you still want to grow from seed, check out our Grow...
SOFT-TIE – SOFT ON PLANTS, STRONG ON THE JOB

SOFT-TIE – SOFT ON PLANTS, STRONG ON THE JOB

Introducing SoftTie In every season of the gardening year there are things that need tying back or supporting.  However, it doesn’t matter how good your plant supports are if the tie used is not appropriate for the job. The award-winning Haxnicks Soft-Tie comes in two...
GROW AT HOME: TURNIPS

GROW AT HOME: TURNIPS

Turnips are an easy-to-grow crop to grow at home. And if you’ve been put off by the flavourless shop-bought version, you may be pleasantly surprised by what a delicious and versatile crop it can be. Although the root is normally round, cylindrical root shapes...