Greenhouses (inc maintenance etc)

26 March 2009
Following the recent report from Halifax Home Insurance, which showed a 63 per cent increase in garden thefts last summer, another insurance provider has warned gardeners about the risk of criminalsSaga Home Insurance carried out a...
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02 January 2009
Gardeners looking to invest in a greenhouse in the coming year should take a look at their current outgoings before dipping into savings, it has been revealed.Price comparison site moneysupermarket.com has suggested that shopping around...
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08 December 2008
A Birmingham park is to get a new sub-tropical greenhouse following the demolition of an historic tropical greenhouse that has stood on the site for around 100 years.Cannon Hill Park was donated to the people of Birmingham in 1873...
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20 August 2008
A trend, from which few can escape, is sweeping the UK at the moment.From businesses to government to homeowners, everyone seems to becoming more interested in sustainable living.The credit crunch and rising food prices have encouraged...
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18 August 2008
It has always been well documented that fruit is good for the body, but now exotic fruit is being used in a range of new skin products.Brazilian Fruit is to release a new line of products containing plants and fruits from South America,...
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30 June 2008
Regent's Park and other London royal parks are swapping their flowers for vegetables.The idea, inspired by US cities, is to give the public an example of the virtues of growing your own fruit and vegetables.Parks' chief executive Colin...
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17 April 2008
While many Britons may use the environmental control of a greenhouse to grow plants, botanical garden Kew has another use for its new glass house, it has been revealed.A new structure at the attraction incorporates a number of features...
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15 April 2008
It is "essential" to ventilate greenhouses in the daytime in order to maintain a constant temperature, it has been suggested.Tom Larson, writing for gardening publication Grit, explains that the different conditions between...
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07 April 2008
The construction of a greenhouse was among the first steps taken by Rachel de Thame when attempting to bring her garden under control, it has been revealed.Ms de Thame, correspondent with the Sunday Times, has begun to cultivate her...
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