Tips and advice from our expert team on getting the best from your outdoor spaces.


Get your garden summer ready

Posted on April 03, 2023

Summer is just around the corner and that means, it's time to start preparing your gardens for the warmer months ahead. Whether you're a seasoned gardener or a complete novice, …
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When is the best time to prune my trees?

Posted on March 01, 2021

When is the best time to prune my trees? The ideal time to prune/trim trees & hedges is between Autumn & early Spring, before the spring blooms come through. A lot …
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Which Animals and Insects Hibernate in the UK?

Posted on January 03, 2020

What is Hibernation? During the winter many animals struggle to survive, battling the cold, wind & rain and food is much harder to find. Hibernation is like sleeping; some animals can …
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What is Ash Dieback?

Posted on July 02, 2019

Here at Teign Trees & Landscapes we are shocked by the ongoing devastation caused by the fungul disease Ash Dieback or Chalara. The latest information from that Ash Dieback has …
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Spring Is Here!

Posted on April 17, 2019

It’s time to dust off the garden tools, shake the garden gloves (don’t want any uninvited creepy crawlies!) & step back into the garden. Once you’ve spruced up those potted …
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Fascinating Fungi

Posted on October 04, 2018

We have fabulous Fungi all around us and although we mostly think of the varieties we see sprouting from the ground and from tree stumps, a huge number of fungi …
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Bumblebee Nests

Posted on June 14, 2018

Over the weekend one of our Teign Trees team found a Bumblebee nest in an old bird box so we thought we’d look into nests and find out what's the …
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Living Green Walls, your questions answered

Posted on May 10, 2018

The Teign Trees team have put together a guide that will introduce you to these beautiful structures of greenery by answering the most common questions we are asked. Before you …
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We're Batty about Bats

Posted on November 15, 2017

Bats & Trees. All bats in the UK feed on insects, and because trees can support a large variety and abundance of insects they are important for foraging bats. Mature …

How to Keep Your Decking Looking Tip-Top

Posted on October 21, 2016

Timber Decking is a fantastic, cost effective and simple addition to your home that can help you create smart, versatile spaces or tidy up unsightly or tricky spots in your …
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Landscaping Your Garden

Posted on April 20, 2016

Embarking on a landscaping project in your garden can feel overwhelming even if it’s a relatively small or simple project. The main problem is that often there are so many …
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A Guide to Tree & Hedge Work Terminology

Posted on April 20, 2016

Tree surgery, as with any project, can feel confusing when you don’t know the correct terminology. Here is a quick guide to some of the more common tree and hedge work …


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