“I need peat in my compost to make my flowers grow”

Most composts available in supermarkets or garden centres are made of a high proportion of peat – even if they don’t state it. But why does that matter? Peat and peat-free compost Multi-purpose compost is usually made up of between 70% and 100% peat. Peat is decayed vegetation and organic matter, which is created byContinue reading ““I need peat in my compost to make my flowers grow””

“I’m getting artificial grass – it’s sooooo much better than normal grass”

People get very excited about their artificial grass and praise it for all of the benefits it has over normal grass. It stops the kids from getting muddy; doesn’t go bare when people are moving over it all the time; doesn’t need cutting and isn’t full of those ‘pesky’ weeds. Although fake grass can beContinue reading ““I’m getting artificial grass – it’s sooooo much better than normal grass””