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Get Your Garden Ready For Summer

With the Summer season just on the horizon, now's the perfect time to ensure your garden is in tip-top shape for all your outdoor gatherings, family BBQ's, and late-night loungings. Here at The Range our extensive collection of garden essentials is designed to cover all your needs. From seeds to sheds, decorative ornaments to desirable lawncare items, our handy guide is here to help you sow, strim, and style your garden with ease this of Summer.

Sow Something Special

With the Summer season the perfect time to tuck into an array of refreshing and nutritious vegetables, there are plenty of varieties that can be planted in the run-up to Summer to help provide a fruitful harvest over the warmer months.

Lean greens such as the Pack of Scorpio Broad Bean Seeds, Pack of Achievement Runner Bean Seeds, Pack of Nairobi Snap Pea Seeds, or the Pack of Emilie F1 Cucumbers are perfect for sowing ahead of Summer and make great options for serving alongside any BBQ. Salad Seeds such as the Pack of Mixed Spicy Salad Leaves or the Pack of Lettuce Mixed Salad Leaves Seeds are bursting with flavour and are perfect for pairing with fruity tomatoes such as the Pack of Sweet Aperitif Tomato Seeds or the easy-to-grow Pack of Tumbling Tom Yellow Tomato Seeds. After some veggies to serve on the grill at your next BBQ? Why not look at sowing some Golden Bantam Sweetcorn Seed Packet, Organic Black Beauty Courgette , or even some Johnsons Aubergine Early Long Purple Seeds.

Planning on a little more in-depth gardening ahead of Summer? Why not check out our handy guide on Easy Summer Vegetables You Can Grow Now.

Maintaining Hydration

Ensuring your garden stays hydrated both on the run-up to and during the Summer months needn't be overly complicated. irrigation accessories such as the Oscillating Garden Sprinkler or the Flopro Spring Oscillating Sprinkler are perfect for watering large areas of lawn, whereas more portable options such as the Draper Knapsack Pressure Sprayer, Flopro Telescopic Watering Lance, or an ever-practical 6.5 Litre Watering Can With Rose are perfect for watering both flower and vegetable patches, as well as those harder-to-reach areas.

For those concerned about water storage, then why not invest in a water butt such as the 100L Slimline Water Butt And Stand. Designed to help save water and complete with a tap, stand, and filler kit, this slimline and environmentally friendly water butt is sure to come in handy all throughout the year, not just in Summer.

Landscaping and Lawncare

When it comes to tending to your outdoor environment ahead of the Summer season, lawncare and landscaping are two factors that definitely shouldn't be skipped.

The changing weather climate can often wreak havoc on your lawn, generating sparce and patchy areas, but there are plenty of options available for those looking to lock-down their lucious lawn ahead of Summer. Mowers such as the Flymo Hovervac 280 Hover Mower or the Flymo Visimo Rotary Lawnmower, as well as strimmers such as the Flymo Contour Grass Trimmer or the Ryno 250W Line Trimmer, are perfect for trimming grass and keeping your lawn tidy and pest-free. Remember - regular trims act as a great method of low-level lawn maintenance and won't have you caught up in overgrown grass.

After a little more inspiration when it comes to low-level garden care? Our article How To Do Low Maintenance Gardening is sure to lend a helping hand to any green-fingered garden.

Fertilisers and feeds such as the Miracle Gro Lawn Food, Green Up Feed And Weed, Aftercut All In One Lawn Treatment, or the Evergreen Complete 4-in-1 Spreader are definite must-haves for those looking to prepare their luscious lawn ahead of Summer. Perfect for use in mid to late Spring, being generous is key! Designed to encourage vigour and reduce the growth of weeds, lawncare is just as important as landscaping! If you're lawn needs a little more TLC than expected, be sure to check out our handy guide on How To Repair A Damaged Lawn.

Raking and sweeping away undesirable mossy patches and weeds is a great way to help keep your lawn neat and tidy. Tools such as the Artificial Grass Rake, Draper Leaf Rake, or 120cm Weed Brush are great for this! Find yourself struggling to tackling more stubborn weeds? Weed killers such as the Roundup Speed Ultra Weedkiller or the Glyphosate Weedkiller Concentrate are sure to help get the job done without leaving behind any harmful residue.
 

Picturesque Paving

Landscaping needn't just be restricted to lawncare! Here at The Range we have plenty of paving kits to help you take a step in the right direction ahead of Summer.

Desirable stone kits such as the Chalice Outdoor Paving Kit, Cathedral Circle Paving Kit , Piccolo Oval Paving Kit, or the Sun Circle Paving Stone Kit are perfect for laying down in any garden environment. No matter whether as part of a feature garden or a stand alone installment, these stunning stone-based designs are sure to impress all that visit your home during the warmer months.

Looking for some new garden furniture to complement your new picturesque pavings? Why not treat yourself to a cosy and comfortable outdoor dining set such as the Valencia 11 Piece Dining Set , New Hampshire Corner Six Piece Dining Set, or the Dakota Lounge Set - all are guaranteed to help you soak up the Summer sun in style.

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