Can I Plant Plants in Cold Weather?

Can I plant plants in Cold Weather?

We have consistently found that one of our customers main concerns focusses around planting in cold weather and keeping plants in pots in the extreme cold, rest assured this is one of the best times of year to be planning and planting your garden. The plants we sell at Paramount Plants have been grown and maintained by us outside and so they are completely acclimatised to normal UK weather conditions. Read more Can I Plant Plants in Cold Weather?

Why Gardening is Good for You – Mind, Body and Soul

Why Gardening is Good for You – Mind, Body and Soul

If you’re an avid gardener, you may already be aware of the inner peace and happiness that is gained from nurturing your garden. However, do you know that there are also many scientifically-proven health benefits to gardening?

Here at Paramount Plants , we’ve taken a look at the top physical and emotional health benefits of gardening and it’s really quite fascinating… Read more Why Gardening is Good for You – Mind, Body and Soul

First Home, First Garden – Gardening Tips for Beginners

‘To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow’ – Audrey Hepburn

First Home, First Garden - Gardening Tips for Beginners
‘To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow’ – Audrey Hepburn

Congratulations, all your hard work has paid off and you are now the proud owner of your first home! Buying your first home is a milestone and your first thought may be to focus on stripping that hideous wallpaper in the front room or buying every kitchen gadget possible (half of which, you’ll never use); however, spare a thought for your new garden. Read more First Home, First Garden – Gardening Tips for Beginners

5 Best Plants for Attracting Wildlife into your Garden

To help you make your garden a haven for wildlife, try planting any (or all) of these plants. Our top 5 plants for wildlife are evergreens, providing covered shelter for birds and small animals during the cold winter months and when used as hedging, provide dense cover for nesting wildlife. Our best plants for wildlife tend to have very fragrant flowers, attracting bees, butterflies and other pollinators as well as producing berries which provide a tasty treat for birds and small animals. Read more 5 Best Plants for Attracting Wildlife into your Garden