Garden Tips and Ideas

Essential products you may be unaware that we sell:

There are lots of basicl household products available at your local Capital Gardens. Cleaning and disinfecting we have bucket and yard brushes, dustpan sets and Jeyes disinfectant fluid. For heating we stock gas bottles, firelighters, coal and logs. Emergency lighting we offer batteries, candles, candle lighters, candle holders, and electric torches. To keep your hands clean we sell hand sanitizer, and a variety of soaps. We also stock soothing hand creams. We also have reusable face masks. Rat and [...]

5 reasons why gardening is essential for your mental and physical health during the new lockdown:

The five reasons 1) good for your heart and lungs. Digging, weeding, pruning, leaf gathering and other winter jobs done in the fresh air helps strengthen your heart and lungs, and burns the calories. With the gyms closed it is the natural way to get that cardio workout you’ve been missing. 2) stress busting. Working in the garden helps us concentrate on completing short tasks with fixed goals. What better way to escape the news of the pandemic than to think about things [...]

Take our 30-Minute Winter Colour Planter Challenge

Take our 30-Minute Winter Colour Planter Challenge. Give your garden a winter boost and a splash of colour, use a container to grow plants that will thrive and bloom in all but the harshest of winters, and will continue flowering on into spring if you keep up with the dead-heading (removing the old, faded flowers). Follow the six simple steps below to create your own beautiful display to enhance the front garden, brighten a balcony, or cheer up that neglected [...]