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  1. What Can I Plant in January?

    What Can I Plant in January?

    January may seem like a dormant month: it’s cold, miserable, and overall, pretty grey. Brighten up your garden with some flowers, vegetables, and fruits, which can all be planted under glass or under cover in preparation for the warmer weather! Your garden will be bountiful and beautiful in no time!

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  2. 5 Ways to Brighten Up Your Winter Garden

    5 Ways to Brighten Up Your Winter Garden

    Your garden may not be the place you want to spend the most time in during winter, but it doesn’t have to look drab and grey. Even if the weather isn’t the warmest, or the driest, your garden can still be something lovely to look at through your kitchen window! Plus, you can use this time to get your garden ready for the first glimpses of spring, which isn’t that far away.

     

    Add some solar lights

     

    Possibly the most literal way to brighten up your garden, solar lights are an easy and eco-friendly way of brightening up your outdoors. Whether they’re tucked away in the darker corners of your garden, dotted amongst your flowerbeds, or hung on your fence, they’ll bring a lovely dose of light while the days are short and dark.

     

    Give a small tree a home

     

    Liven up your doorstep or walkway with a small tree or shrub! They can be in a pot or planted directly

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  3. New Year's Resolutions for Gardeners

    New Year's Resolutions for Gardeners

    For those of us who love gardening, it can be hard to enjoy this hobby in the winter months. However, why not set yourself some new year’s resolutions to try and stick to this year – they’re fun to do, and you don’t even have to start some of them for a few months! We’ve come up with a few ideas to help you along and start getting ready for all the gardening you’ll be doing in 2022!

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  4. Happy New Year!

    Happy New Year!

    With only one day to go, there isn’t long until we welcome 2022 with open arms. Whether 2021 has been good or bad, it has definitely been a year to remember!

     

    We would just like to thank you for your support and custom throughout this year. We really appreciate it – without you, there would be no Garden Ability. We would like to wish all of our lovely customers a very Happy New Year to you and yours, from everyone here.

     

    We’ll see you in 2022!

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  5. Merry Christmas

    Merry Christmas

    Merry Christmas! In under 24 hours, we’ll be waking up with our families and celebrating Christmas properly. Here at Garden Ability, we would like to take this opportunity to wish you all the best for the festive season. We’ve had a brilliant year, and we couldn’t have done it without you!

     

    Grab your Santa hat, pop on some Christmas tunes and get yourself a mince pie – Merry Christmas!

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  6. What to Do with Your Christmas Tree

    What to Do with Your Christmas Tree

    After Christmas, when the decorations are coming down and the festivities have been put to rest for another year, it can be hard to know what to do with your bare Christmas tree. A focal point in your house for almost a month, it’s now redundant, and the sad sight of Christmas trees piled up at the tip or outside people’s houses is only too common. However, instead of discarding your hardworking tree this year, why not put it to good use?

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  7. How to Care for Injured Garden Animals

    How to Care for Injured Garden Animals

    If you come across a sick or injured animal, it can be hard to know what to do. Wild animals can be unpredictable and dangerous, especially in vulnerable situations, so make sure that you follow this advice when approaching them to try and help.

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  8. Gift Ideas for Gardeners

    Gift Ideas for Gardeners

    With Christmas fast approaching, it’s getting more and more important to be on top of your Christmas shopping! Do you have someone in your life who loves gardening? Luckily for you, we’ve found five of our best presents for the gardener in your life! No matter the budget or the person, there is something for everyone.

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  9. Our Top Five Deals

    Our Top Five Deals

    As Christmas rolls around, it’s an expensive time of year for a lot of people! To help you out, here at Garden Ability we have been scouring our website for the best deals, and we’ve narrowed it down to our 5 favourites! Snap these deals up while you can – once they’re gone, they’re gone! Make sure to enter code GA147 at checkout to claim your discounts.

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  10. 5 Plants for Your Winter Garden

    5 Plants for Your Winter Garden

    Winter is always assumed to be the quietest time for gardens, with not much flowering or sprouting as the weather gets colder. However, there are some gorgeous plants that come to life in the depths of winter, and really bring life back into your garden. If you want to brighten up your outdoor space, but you’re not sure where to start, here are five plants you can get to inject some winter colour into your garden.

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