TAHGDC: Winter Care for the Potted Shrub

Potted shrubs aren't as able to change to tough winters as those in the ground -- the soil in thecontainer simply can't provide the insulation in-ground soil can. Roots of plants in containershave greater exposure to below-freezing temperatures…

TAHGDC: Collecting Agapanthus Seeds from Flower heads.

So you may remember a number of weeks back, I had a beautiful Agapathus plant in my back garden. However the seasons cycle. Thus those flowers did naturally die off and start forming seed pods! Being the avid gardener I must admit to have…
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TAHGDC: Japanese Knotweed

Introduced to the UK & Ireland in 1825, Japanese Knotweed was originally grown in gardens for it's attractive & exotic appearance. It wasn’t until some years later that it came into focus that it was becoming an invasive plant and…

TAHGDC: Jobs in the Garden for September

September Gardening with The Angry Hedgehog Garden Design Company September is the beginning of the next phase in the garden as the wind-down to winter begins! However we are not there yet and there are still some jobs you can be doing to keep…

TAHDGC: Espresso Gardening tips with spent coffee grounds

Time to stop throwing away those espresso grounds when you are done with them and use them for Espresso Gardening. With a little bit of creativity, here are 5 ways your coffee grounds can be put to further use long after you have got your caffeine…
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TAH: August Gardening Jobs

Here are your jobs for August 2017! You should take particular care to keep yourself hydrated but also remember that any Bird Baths/static water sources you have will quickly evaporate or become full of algae growth during summer. Ensure…
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TAHGDC: 5 steps to get FREE Lavender plants!

Anybody who has been to my garden in Tipperary knows that I have at least six different varieties of Lavender growing in among my planting areas. From Hiddecote to English, French to Munstead, there is a Lavender plant for every garden and it…
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TAH – July Gardening Jobs

Bit later than usual but such is the way with Summer at The Angry Hedgehog towers! The weather over the last few weeks has been a little bit mixed with dry weather and downpours coming through! However that does not mean that your plants are…

TAH - June Gardening Jobs

It's June which means, in Ireland at least there is a hope for some weltering sunshine! While this is good news for us in the garden, our plants need the attention too. Here are some flower jobs to keep you going this month! Plant out…