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Find seasonal blog advice and topical blogs all about grass seed, fertilisers and wildflowers.

  1. Our feeders and feeding stations for wild birds

    Our feeders and feeding stations for wild birds

    Bird feeders and feeding stations are a great way to give wild birds a reliable food source. The U.K. has a wide variety of busy bird species that benefit from having extra food on offer to keep their strength up. Additionally, you will likely see more wild birds visiting your garden if you leave them out some quality food hanging in clear view away from predators.

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  2. Our wild bird food range

    Our wild bird food range

    Garden birds bring a lot of life to your garden and as you probably already know, the U.K. has a fascinating variety of wild birds on offer. This means that you will likely get more visitors coming into your garden if you simply leave them out some quality wild bird food.

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  3. The Grass People’s Bird Shop

    The Grass People’s Bird Shop

    Welcome to The Grass People’s Bird Shop. We are happy to announce the launch of our range of high-quality bird food, bird tables, bird feeders, nesting boxes and accessories for bugs, bees, and hedgehogs.

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  4. What fertiliser should I use in autumn?

    What fertiliser should I use in autumn?

    Fertilising your lawn in autumn is a great way to keep it in good condition going into the colder months. Over winter, your lawn will be more susceptible to winter-borne disease and impact from frost. However, if you choose the ideal fertiliser in autumn, your lawn will grow stronger come spring.

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  5. Can I sow grass seed in November?

    Can I sow grass seed in November?

    The sowing season for growing grass seed in the UK is from April – October. These months are when temperatures are most likely to reach 8-10 degrees and above required for germination. If you are planning to sow grass seed in November, there are some things you must take into account for successful germination.

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  6. 7 quick tips for a better lawn this autumn / winter

    7 quick tips for a better lawn this autumn / winter

    Sure, autumn and winter are typically the time to ‘wind down’ and take a break from lawn care - but it doesn’t mean you have to stop completely. Here are 7 quick tips for better autumn / winter lawn care that help ensure your lawn emerges from hibernation next season raring and ready to go.

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  7. 5 benefits of sowing wildflowers in autumn

    5 benefits of sowing wildflowers in autumn

    September and October offer great windows to sow wildflower seed in for a number of reasons. Here's 5 benefits of sowing wildflowers in autumn!

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  8. Should I fertilise my lawn in Autumn / Winter?

    Should I fertilise my lawn in Autumn / Winter?

    Fertilising your grass lawn in autumn or winter will improve the grass' health and appearance. It will ensure your lawn is fed the correct nutrients it needs to stay healthy.

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  9. 7 Reasons to sow grass seed in autumn

    7 Reasons to sow grass seed in autumn

    As we begin to see the darker evenings come in and begin to feel a slight coolness in the air, we know autumn has arrived. But did you also know that September and October are great times to sow grass seed?

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  10. How much plastic are we adding to our gardens?

    How much plastic are we adding to our gardens?

    Plastic has become a major environmental issue around the globe and it is everywhere. From packaging to food containers, and toys to toothbrushes, it is now even in our gardens in the form of artificial grass.

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