Fuengirola, Espana (PressExposure) April 01, 2012 -- In the UK the month of April has always been associated with showers, as the song goes "When April showers they come your way, they bring the flowers that bloom in May", this is so true and April always seems such a fresh month, furthermore April in the garden can be so rewarding.
A lot of people want a lovely garden and are of the mindset that it will cost a fortune, this is not the case as you can save money if you grow lots of flowers from seed. Packets of garden seeds can be bought from garden centres and can be sown directly into where they are to come up, furthermore you can start doing this from April, remember that of course some plants like lupins self-seed for the next year so this of course will save you money.
Garden seeds can also be used as container plants and look beautiful in a variety of flowers, Easter is nearly here and it is warming up and you will be thinking of the summer, start planting all sorts of garden plants, vegetables, and garden shrubs.
The launch of the first National Gardening Week from the 16th to the 22nd April 2012 is planed to get Britain engaged in gardening. This event fits in beautifully with the RHS Britain in Bloom, and the year of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee.
Through the National Gardening Week keen gardeners will be able to get top gardening tips from the experts, a range of fun activities for families, also horticultural career advice, furthermore a gardening SOS service to answer gardening queries. There will be inspirational talks from the RHS staff, also there will be a 'compost day' and extensive advice and tips will be given to encourage the nation to get composting.
The RHS (Royal Horticultural Society) is asking UK residents to send in photographs of their gardens on the 17th April a day named 'Gardens of the Nation' and the best photographs will form part a historical record of gardens today.
The Royal Horticultural Society is also launching a new campaign for School Gardening initiative at its first major gardening show of the year in Cardiff 20 to 22nd April. Gardening is the nation's favourite past time, and with so much help and advice given freely by the professionals this is indeed a hobby for all ages.
Gardeners will take whatever route they want to achieve the best possible results, and enjoy every single moment, a Spokesman for Blooming Direct a nursery on the island of Jersey said "gardeners are encouraged by so much help and advice from professional gardeners, our website will give the novice and experienced gardener all the advice they need to achieve a special garden. We have many offers on shrubs, trees, bedding plants and of course we guarantee all our plug plants will arrive on the customer's doorstep in pristine condition". The spokesman went on to say, "April in an eye catching time in the garden, and some gardens are worthy of prizes for their show of blooms, and amazing colours, also prize vegetables which if entered into local competitions will certainly walk away with a rosette". "We are an online facility and guarantee absolute satisfaction to all our customers".
For further information visit: http://www.bloomingdirect.com or you can visit their Facebook page to discover more offers.