Welcome to Conkers
Conkers Garden Centre in Basingstoke opened its doors in 1987. Trading from a much smaller building, it has over the past 30 years grown into a large, modern business, with a busy tea room and lots of interesting stock and plants.
Take off tomato leaves
Remove the lower leaves of outdoor tomatoes once they've set enough fruit as an insurance against late blight, which affects foliage first and is then carried into the fruit. It will also get the sunshine onto your tomatoes to help ripen them.
You don't need to have masses of space to enjoy the beauty and movement of a water feature. Even if all you've got is a patio in Basingstoke, you can still have a pond: just build one in a half-barrel container.
You'll find rustic half-barrels available year-round at our garden centre…Read more