A – Z of Gardening

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Overview

Andre Bimray will show you how to spruce up your garden each week, with garden maintenance and tips in Garden Care A-Z. View Episode 8 for some tips on how to control weeds in your flower bed

 

It’s spring time and in today’s Garden Care, we learn about looking after our Clivias, protecting our plants from pests and rejeuvinating our lawns after a cold winter.

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It’s spring time and in today’s Garden Care, we learn about looking after our Clivias, protecting our plants from pests and rejeuvinating our lawns after a cold winter.


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Nothing is more rewarding than growing your own produce. In this episode, Andre shows us how to plant our very own veggie garden.


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Today we’re talking about bringing colour into your garden using a range of different plants. Sue Both talks about annual colours versus perennial colours.


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An indoor plant can transform any room. Andre Bimray is giving you tips on caring for your indoor plants, how to plant them and understanding the light conditions needed to keep your plants in tip top shape.


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An indoor plant can transform any room. Andre Bimray is giving you tips on caring for your indoor plants, how to plant them and understanding the light conditions needed to keep your plants in tip top shape.


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Ticks and fleas often launch themselves onto our pets causing them pain and irritation. Andre Bimray explains how to adequately take care of our animals by protecting the garden, their beds and bedding and the animal itself. Don’t miss this week’s Garden Care to learn how to give your pets the care they deserve.


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Weeds often appear in our garden uninvited. On Garden Care today, Andre Bimray shows you how to control weeds in your flower bed, your lawn and your pavement. He shows you how to avoid them and how to use a herbicide effectively.


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As a rule, grass doesn’t normally thrive in shade, but today Andre Bimray will show you how to plant grass in shaded areas.
He will demonstrate how to roll the seeds to ensure that it gets in direct contact with the soil, before watering it. In six to eight weeks, your new grass will be growing.


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There is nothing more tranquil than the sound of running water in your garden. In today’s episode of Garden Care A-Z, Andre Bimray shows you how to create your own pond. He also explains what plants are best suited to grow around water.


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Today on Garden Care A-Z, we’re planting winter vegetables, fit for a hearty winter soup. Andre Bimray shows you how to plant your seedlings inexpensively using an old crate. He also shows you the correct way to fertilise your plants to ensure they withstand the cold winter months.


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Today, Andre coddles his plants in a protective blanket to protect them from the winter chill. Then he chats to Chris, about the correct way to prune roses. Finally he gives us advice on the best fertiliser to use for our plants.

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It’s all about going green this episode, as Andre Bimray teaches us how to make our own compost, using kitchen and garden waste. He starts by cleaning up the garden, pruning plants and getting rid of dead leaves and branches, before adding it to the compost. It’s a cost-effective way to ensure our gardens look fabulous all year round.