Pressure Washing

Pressure Washing ANOTHER USEFUL SERVICE OFFERED By Blue Iris Landscapes: Pressure washing stone or concrete flags, block paving or tarmac can give it a new lease of life! The process of pressure washing the hard surface removes the build up of dirt, moss, lichens, algae and even chewing gum! Once the surface has been cleaned, it can … Continue reading “Pressure Washing”

Things to Do in June

Gardening jobs to do in June: Our recommended list… Move exotic plants from the greenhouse out into a sheltered spot of the garden. Continue removing side shoots from cordon tomatoes and train plants up supports. Tie in sweet peas and remove tendrils for better flower quality. Sweet pea vines have tendrils and will attach themselves … Continue reading “Things to Do in June”

Feed & Weed

Lawn Treatments That Can Really Improve Your Grass:   This is the first Feed and Weed treatment recommended out of four treatments. It only costs from £0.20 per square meter, depending on the size of your lawn and is therefore well worth the money. Now the weather is warmer, it is the ideal time to apply … Continue reading “Feed & Weed”

Things to Do in May

Gardening jobs to do in May:   The sun is shining, birds are singing and it’s time for you to spend time in your garden this summer. If your garden needs some help getting back in shape,  here at Blue Iris Landscapes we offer our clients a One-Off Gardening Service which can prepare your garden … Continue reading “Things to Do in May”

Controlling Slugs and Snails

Controlling Slugs and Snails Slugs are persistent and widespread pests which can cause havoc in the garden, eating holes in leaves, stems, flowers, tubers and bulbs. They can cause damage throughout the year on a wide range of plants, but seedlings and new growth on herbaceous plants in spring are most at risk. Slug Pellets … Continue reading “Controlling Slugs and Snails”

Things to Do in April

Gardening jobs to do in April: The sun is shining, birds are singing and it’s time for your garden to come back from the winter weather. Your garden needs some help getting back in shape,  here at Blue Iris Landscapes we offer our clients a One-Off Gardening Service which can prepare your garden for spring. Our … Continue reading “Things to Do in April”

Frost Damage

How To Identify Frost Damaged Plants: When frost damage has occurred it is usually very evident by the leaves either dropping off altogether or instead of pointing upwards they may be horizontal or drooping to the floor. We recommend leaving these leaves on the plants. If you remove them and there is another cold spell, the leaves can’t provide … Continue reading “Frost Damage”

Lawn Care

Lawn Care A healthy, cared-for lawn is a marvel. In addition to providing your family with a beloved place to play and relax, it also nourishes the environment and raises your property value. Here at Blue Iris Landscapes, we provide lawn care as a part of our Garden Maintenance Service. Our Advice… If your lawn … Continue reading “Lawn Care”

Things to Do in March

Gardening jobs to do in March: The sun is shining, birds are singing and it’s time for your garden to come back from the winter weather. Your garden needs some help getting back in shape,  here at Blue Iris Landscapes we offer our clients a One-Off Gardening Service which can prepare your garden for spring. … Continue reading “Things to Do in March”

Gritting Paths and Drives

Snow Clearing and Gritting Drives and Pathways We monitor the weather constantly during winter. Normally we know when snow is expected, we can keep your business and home running through the winter with our clearance service.  We can normally get to you the same day if you phone on 0800 093 7926. This will mean … Continue reading “Gritting Paths and Drives”