Looking for a gorgeous bench to go in the garden? Look no further than Sleeperbenches.co.uk, a company that specialise creating hand crafted, bespoke benches from hardwood oak sleepers. All their wood is sourced from FSC sustainably managed forests, so you can keep your garden green! Check out their website below and find the perfect table unit for your outdoor space!
We would like to say a massive thank you to Easigrass for providing the artificial turf in episode 1. Easigrass is such a fantastic alternative to real turf – low maintenance, durable and affordable. It’s also a great choice for those of us who may have reduced mobility or aren’t up to maintaining a real (and potentially muddy) lawn. Have a look at their website and social media accounts below for more information on what they can do!
The team working on the 2017 series of Love Your Garden has once again enjoyed using high quality stainless steel tools from Burgon & Ball in garden projects across the country. This is the sixth series for which the Sheffield-based manufacturer has supplied tools and accessories, and the team still loves them. The tools are certainly put to the test during the filming – and they don’t disappoint!
This year the Love Your Garden team has used Burgon & Ball stainless steel hoes, digging spades and the distinctive pointed Groundbreaker spades; FloraBrite fluorescent hand tools, secateurs, and gloves; comfy memory foam Kneelo® kneelers and kneepads; and handy Hip-Trug wearable trugs. The tools used on the show are endorsed by the Royal Horticultural Society, possibly the highest accolade in gardening.
Burgon & Ball has been manufacturing shears in Sheffield’s industrial heartland in 1730 and has exceptional expertise in steelmaking. This expertise makes all the difference when it comes to quality, since many of a product’s most important attributes only emerge when a tool is used. This means, for example, that Burgon & Ball secateurs cut beautifully – not just when the tool is brought home from the shop, but months and years down the line, too.
The manufacturer has won some major industry awards for design and innovation with its tools and accessories; ideas like the pointed Groundbreaker spade, the Weed Slice, the Razor Hoe.
Rolawn is Europe’s largest producer of cultivated turf and is also recognised as Britain’s leading supplier of high quality sustainable soft landscaping products, including topsoils, mulches, barks and composts. The Rolawn brand is the recognised benchmark of quality and service, achieved through a commitment to advanced production processes, innovation and attention to detail in all areas for over 40 years.
Medallion® is Britain’s biggest selling and most frequently specified turf, being the first choice for both professional and domestic gardeners who demand the best. The Rolawn brand is the industry benchmark of quality and service.
Rolawn prides itself on providing technically superior market leading natural turf that will adapt more rapidly to the growing conditions in any garden, compared to traditional turf. All gardens are individual, with variations in shade, drainage, planting scheme, percentage of hard surfaces and levels of use, or should that be abuse! Turf that is healthy will want to root quickly and rapid establishment of newly laid turf leads to strong robust great looking lawns, best positioned to take on the challenges of being a domestic lawn.
At the heart of all great gardens lies plants. They are an essential part of our ecosystem and their healthy proliferation is dependent on what they are growing in, the topsoil. High quality, fertile, safe, peat-free topsoil is Rolawn’s other horticultural passion. The appropriate sourcing, testing and blending of base soils and soil improvers to provide a growing medium with the right characteristics to support virulent plant growth is far more complicated than it may first appear. Careful consideration has to be given to the elements that go into making both a general-purpose topsoil and then a task specific topsoil. As with Rolawn’s Lawn and Seeding topsoil, it has a higher sand content than a general soil, with added GroRight Lawn Establishment Fertiliser, to save householders from having to worry about soil nutrient levels for new lawns in their first growing season. All their products are now BS EN ISO9001:2015 and BS EN ISO14001:2015 certified, which gives independent audited proof about their market leading quality and environmental management systems.
Please visit www.rolawn.co.uk
Thank you to everyone who helped with the stunning final garden – it honestly couldn’t have been done without every single one of you!
The whole garden team would love to give a special thank you to Decori, who provided the amazing piece of metal sculpture work in the garden. They create wonderful decorative metal artwork, which is available directly to you via their online shop.
They create bespoke features for both interiors and exteriors, and have a reputation for working with leading London architects and interior designers.
Decori was launched in 2015, to bring decorative metal artwork to home and garden lovers throughout the UK – they belong to a larger group called CEL; a collection of long-established businesses that all have the laser-cutting and shaping of metal at their heart.
They were great to work with, and the piece is truly a stunning piece of modern sculpture that beautifully connects the garden with the surrounding countryside.
Please visit www.decori.co.uk
Second Nature we’re an absolute delight to work with this series! They gave us a plethora of beautiful products for our garden in Durham, which helped make the garden extra special for the family.
They have a very clear and strong ethic within their company, and this is expressed in both their service and their products. It is a lovely family run business based in Dumfries, but don’t worry because they also have an internet shop where you can find their fair trade, eco-friendly or natural quality products in abundance. They have all sorts of products for your home, including a lovely selection of ethically sourced rugs, check them out here!
Thank you so much to everyone at Ace Liftaway, they have been a fantastic help in this 2016 series of Love your Garden. Located in Hampshire, Ace Liftaway quickly and efficiently provided skips to help us with our most recent garden project. They were an absolute pleasure to work with and had a friendly and hardworking team.
Visit their website at www.aceliftaway.co.uk for a fast and easy company who provide everything from wheelie bins and Loos, to Roll on/Roll off containers and skips.
A huge thank you to Yves Delorme for bringing some Je Ne Sais Quoi to our garden the other week! The monogrammed Bath Robes and Towels they provided for our garden in Hampshire were truly stunning – and really helped give Rosie and her family a real taste of French luxury.
Yves Delorme were lovely to work with – clearly endorsing their reputation as a high-quality, established brand.
Discover The World of Yves Delorme with their online platforms: Bed & Bath Linens, Accessories, Down, Fragrance …luxury products from traditional French savoir-faire.
On this week’s show we were lucky enough to have fresh herbs donated to us by Vitacress Herbs, the leading supplier to the UK market.
Vitacress’ website www.lovefreshherbs.co.uk is the place to go to for recipes and inspiration for enjoying fresh herbs. Fresh herbs are a kitchen essential and can turn the simplest meal into something exciting and special, providing that extra character that brings other ingredients into balance. They add natural flavour, aroma, texture and colour to all your culinary creations.
Each herb brings a unique flavour to a dish and cooking with fresh herbs couldn’t be easier. So whether you’re looking to perk up your smoothies, give lunches a boost, or put the finishing touches to your favourite evening meal, visit www.lovefreshherbs.co.uk for all the top tips and advice for making every day herbilicious.
The team working on the 2016 series of Love Your Garden has once again enjoyed using high quality stainless steel tools from Burgon & Ball in garden projects across the country. This is the fifth series for which the Sheffield-based manufacturer has supplied tools and accessories, and the team still loves them. The tools are certainly put through their paces during the filming – and they don’t disappoint!
This year the Love Your Garden team has used Burgon & Ball digging forks and spades, Groundbreaker spades, hand tools, pruning knives, Ground Master multi tools, Kneelo kneelers and rakes. In addition, a selection of watering cans, retro enamel giftware, trugs, plant labels, and more besides have been featured in the gardens. Many of the tools are endorsed by the Royal Horticultural Society, possibly the highest gardening accolade.
Burgon & Ball started manufacturing cast steel shears in Sheffield’s industrial heartland in 1730 and has exceptional expertise in steelmaking. This expertise makes all the difference when it comes to quality, since many of a product’s most important attributes only emerge when a tool is used. It means that Burgon & Ball can ensure an edge tool cuts beautifully – not just when it’s brought home from the shop, but months and years down the line, too.
In recent years Burgon & Ball has won some major industry awards for design and innovation with its tools and accessories; ideas like the Weed Slice, the Razor Hoe and the Poc-kit gardener’s utility belt.
All in all, Burgon & Ball offers a brilliant combination of expertise, design and quality, making these tools the perfect choice to tackle the challenges faced by the Love Your Garden team!