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Garden maintenance, Bodicote

Garden maintenance, Bodicote

Banbury Gardeners are pleased to welcome a new garden maintenance  in Bodicote, Oxfordshire. A well established walled garden located in a quiet spot in Bodicote village. A lovely collection of garden shrubs and bulbs. Particular interest is a Tamarix Tetandra tree located in the corner of the garden. This is usually found in a coastal location as it tolerates salt breezes. A medium-sized deciduous shrub like tree with arching, almost black branches, minute green scale-like leaves and large plumes of light pink flowers in late spring. Flowers for 2-3 weeks per annum. Longer term the garden will undergo so changes to make it more low maintenance with the addition of further foliage shrubs and a reduction in the depth of the borders. The use of a weed suppressant membrane and a bark mulch will be used to maintain moisture and prevent annual weed growth.

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Garden Design, Banbury

Garden Design, Banbury

Banbury Gardeners are delighted to have been invited to create a gardendesign this small garden in Banbury, Oxfordshire. New garden to feature new lawn, Low maintenance style planting, and further planting to other tired borders elsewhere in the garden.        Contact us for your FREE Garden design consultation. We offer plenty of ideas to help you make the most from your outside garden space. We design, We build, We plant and We maintain your garden and treat your lawn. One contact for all garden related services. Don`t Delay, Book today. Continue Reading

Garden Design, Hornton, Oxfordshire

Garden Design, Hornton, Oxfordshire

Banbury Gardeners are pleased to confirm we have been invited to create a Garden Design for this garden in Hornton,Oxfordshire. We Design,Build,Plant and Maintain gardens keeping all services under one roof which means one company to deal with everything garden related. The new garden will be primarily Low maintenance in design. Evergreen shrubs will play a large part in this new garden as the backbone of the garden for 12 months of the year. In essence the garden will be divided into four distinct areas. Patio area around the house, a large sweeping lawn, an elevated patio area beneath the present Magnolia tree and finally a new sunken garden area accessed by either… Continue Reading

Garden Maintenance & Lawn Treatments, Hook Norton.

Garden Maintenance & Lawn Treatments, Hook Norton.

Banbury Gardeners and Banbury Lawncare welcome a new garden in the village of Hook Norton, Oxfordshire. The property is located on a new development to the north of the village. Banbury Gardeners will be creating a new low maintenance planting scheme to the front and rear garden over the coming months. Banbury Lawncare will be providing a bespoke Lawn treatment service by our resident professional green-keeper.   We always provide a FREE consultation with ideas and advice to help you make the most of your garden. Contact us for your FREE garden consultation.     Continue Reading

Commercial grounds & Garden maintenance, Brackley

Commercial grounds & Garden maintenance, Brackley

Banbury Gardeners have been invited for the grounds maintenance to this unit in Shires Road, Brackley. The contract involves weekly visits for grass cutting, edging, pruning, weed control and care to all hard-surfaces to ensure they are looked after and maintained to a high degree of presentation. We have also been creating new planted areas to the property frontage with the use of evergreen planting to maintain year round interest . We will be developing further areas this year and into the autumn and winter months and will bring you updates in due course. Contact us for your FREE Commercial grounds maintenance consultation. We can offer plenty of FREE advice… Continue Reading

The April Garden

The April Garden

General Tasks and Maintenance  Beware of late frosts and keep vulnerable plants and new shoots protected at night if frost is forecast. Don’t be tempted to put out tender bedding until much later on in the month, and even then be prepared to cover it if necessary. Deadhead daffodils and narcissi; give them a liquid feed or a sprinkling of bonemeal and then let them die down. Don’t cut off the leaves as they are necessary to replenish the bulb for next year. Keep deadheading spring bedding to keep it looking neat, and to encourage new flowers. Continue with the spring cleaning. Hoe your borders, getting rid of weeds before they… Continue Reading

New garden maintenance, Sibford Gower, Banbury, Oxfordshire

New garden maintenance, Sibford Gower, Banbury, Oxfordshire

Banbury Gardeners are pleased to welcome a new client to our garden maintenance services. This property is located in the village of Sibford Gower near Banbury, Oxfordshire. This garden is quite large and narrow but is divided into various rooms. Stretching in excess of 300ft in length and backing onto open countryside. Garden rooms consist of a vegetable garden, fruit cages, main lawn and feature patio area, shrubbery with meandering pathways and a miniature arboretum towards the rear of the garden with a natural stream at the rear. Works will include tidying the borders, introducing lawncare treatments to eradicate moss, and re-planting to provide colour and interest.   Contact us… Continue Reading

New gardener joins the team

New gardener joins the team

Banbury Gardeners welcomes a second Lady gardener to join the team. Laura will be joining us in January 2016 and be helping with our Garden maintenance side of the business. Laura lives locally in a small North Oxfordshire village and maintains her own walled garden. Laura is presently coming to the end of her Royal Horticultural Society Level 2 in Horticullture at Waterperry gardens near Oxford. She has 3 existing gardens already lined up to start the year. So if you would like to book Laura to lookafter your garden on a weekly, fortnightly or monthly basis then Contact us. Continue Reading

Completed garden design & build, Bodicote Oxfordshire

Completed garden design & build, Bodicote Oxfordshire

Banbury gardeners and Banbury Lawncare pleased to unveil the completed garden of this property in Bodicote, Oxfordshire. This garden has seen a number of major changes since we first published it on the website. You can see the original garden here http://www.banburygardeners.co.uk/new-garden-design-build-bodicote-banbury-oxfordshire/ Once the original garden was cleared out, we were left with the Bay Laurel (Laurus nobilis) the Olive Tree (Olea Europea) and the Corkscrew willow (Salix contorta). The clients wished for these trees to stay in the garden as they created height would give the new garden interest whilst the new planting gets established. The original ironstone wall was re-pointed with a lime mortar to keep it in good… Continue Reading

November tree planting

November tree planting

November is an ideal time of the year to start planting Ornamental and fruit trees in your garden. A tree will add height, colour and architectural interest to a garden scheme and, if planted properly, should provide many years of enjoyment. In winter, bare-rooted plants become available – a cheaper alternative to ones in pots. Winter is the ideal time to plant bare-rooted trees and there are few simple ways to give them the best start. 1.Position the tree in its proposed location and mark the centre of the planting hole with a cane and create a square or circular shape shape 60cm x 60 cm  in shape using a… Continue Reading