The magical allure of autumn

Autumn conjures up images of trees changing colour, chill mornings and wrapping your hand around a mug of hot chocolate. Traditionally autumn was a time to harvest crops, stockpiling food …

Spoil her with a Cyclamen pot this Mother’s Day

Cyclamen make the perfect gift for Mothers day with their stunning blooms and longevity.  Another great idea is to get the whole family involved and plant up a special Cyclamen …

Colour the cold with Hecker Homegrown pansies

Throughout the years, a slight morning and evening chill has always been accompanied by the wondrous sight of seeing Pansies and Viola’s grow from small seedlings to the colour powerhouses …

Grow your own tasty winter veggies

We always tend to think of winter as this grey colourless season where nothing grows, anxiously waiting for Spring’s warm embrace. Yet, winter holds so much potential, especially in the …

Preparing Your Flower Beds for Autumn Planting

With the change of the season it is time to start with autumn planting in anticipation of all the winter and spring colour.  With most of the summer annuals finishing …