Wintering potted plants

Wintering potted plants is by no means an easy task, you have to protect your plants from many things such as harsh wind, sunlight, snow and most importantly a rapid change in temperature. Over ground portions of plants have an ability to go ‘dorment’ or completely inactive during harsh winter months but the most important thing to protect is roots which are very sensitive to changes in temperature. Here at MonkeyPuzzle we wanted to give you a few tips for you to help protect potted plants from winter weather. Continue reading

Maintaining your decking during the winter months

As autumn has closed in on us and those happy sunny summer days have gone by that deck that you enjoyed so much will need a bit of TLC to prepare it for the winter months. There a few simple steps to help seal and protect your decking for the snow, ice and rain. Continue reading