RHS Chelsea Flower Show Infographic

2013 has proved to be an extraordinary year already, marking a century of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show, and to celebrate 100 years of inspiration and innovation we here at Notcutts are proud to share with you our roundup infographic of this year’s glorious show. We aim to inspire you and give you a helping hand in creating an outdoor haven for the whole family…Read More

The stories behind our much loved flowers

The stories behind our much loved flowers has been written on behalf of Notcutts by Catherine Horwood who has an impressive portfolio for many things horticultural. She is the author of Gardening Women, has contributed to the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography and to BBC Radio 4 programmes, has been a Specialist Consultant to the exhibition, A Garden within Doors, at the Geffrye Museum and…Read More

Attracting Wildlife | Top Tips From Snappy Croc

Attracting Wildlife has been written by Snappy Croc on behalf of Notcutts and provides useful tips and advice on the best ways of attracting the local wildlife in your area. Gardening is a way of experiencing nature’s seasons and the life cycles of plants and flowers. A well planned garden can attract wildlife to it and is a link between us and the natural world that surrounds us. A…Read More

Autumn Colour

Mrs McGregor and I have begun to light our wood burning stove on colder evenings and the drop in temperature is also signalling to the garden that it is time to prepare for winter. Bonfire night is not the only colourful event in November – Mother Nature has a pyrotechnical show of her own for us to enjoy! Autumn colour is all around us at…Read More

Berried Treasure

I do love this time of the year as the garden (and gardeners!) begins to slow down for a welcome rest through the winter months before the hectic spring rush comes around all too quickly once again! Now I have time to look back over the past year at successes and failures and start to plan what will be done differently in the future. Pyracantha…Read More