The gardener sometimes feels at war with nature - you grow wonderful crops and down come the pigeons to eat the lot. That's if the slugs and snails have not got there first or the weeds sprung up to swamp your plants.
Then there is the sudden frost, just when you thought it safe to plant out tender crops such as sweetcorn or runner beans.
All gardeners will require some type of Plant Protection throughout the year, whether to provide protection for your crops from the elements, to react to insect attack or to prevent animals damaging your plants. We offer a wide range of quality products enabling your to select the exact product for you're plants requirements.
Attracting Ladybirds, Bumblebees and Frogs amongst others are all possible with the habitats in this section - provide for these beneficial insects in the garden with one of these natural wooden houses and you will be rewarded as they feed on problem garden aphids and pests. By using one insect to control another, you can achieve very effective results with aphid problems without using pesticides and with no danger to humans, pets or beneficial creatures.
Things have changed in the gardening world since the days when there was a spray for everything and everything got sprayed.
Biological controls are in many ways more effective than old-fashioned chemical treatments. Better for the environment as well since they target the pest not our friends the predators that eat them.
See all Biological Controls
It has long been recognised that the gardener's most dreaded pest is the slug. Therefore we have selected a comprehensive range of products to enable you to choose the best method to suit your application, and effectively remove this pest from the garden with no risk to children, pets or wildlife.
See all Slug and Snail Defence