Garden Facts that may be of interest!


Butterflies might be more attracted to your weeds than your flowers.

Some insects even tell us something about the weather.

Coconut extracts are great for growing plants.

Baking soda may help you grow sweeter tomatoes.

You can change a hydrangea's color by altering the pH level of the soil. - So we have heard!

Popular British Flowers

  • The Lily

  • The Tulip

  • The Freesia

  • Gerbera

  • Sweet Pea

  • Carnation

  • Sunflower

Some more information on planting 

Popular perennials for the English Garden

  • Aquilegia.

  • Asters.

  • Chrysanthemum.

  • Columbine.

  • Daisies (all types)

  • Echinacea.

  • Lavender.

  • Lilly of the Valley.

Welcome to the English Garden & Antiques website!  

Here you will find all sorts of ideas that will hopefully inspire you.  From Home decor articles right the way through to some interesting facts on antiques. 

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