What are the benefits of Feverfew? Feverfew has been used in medicine for many centuries. It has been given the nickname of “Medieval Aspirin” and has even been written about in Ancient Greece.
Feeding hedgehogs is a really satisfying activity especially if you can record it to watch back after. However feeding the local cats is less satisfying. Especially if they finish off the food before the hedgehogs have a chance to eat it, This is why cat proofing the food is essential. Cats have a much largerContinue reading “Cat proof hedgehog feeder”
This hedgehog visited the small medium grande hedgehog house almost a year ago.
It seems to have an itch that it can’t quite scratch but that doesn’t stop it ducking through the entrance to get its food.
Most people would love to help hedgehogs. They help in the garden by eating pests and are generally an adorable little creature. But most people don’t know what not to feed hedgehogs.
Should I leave water out for hedgehogs? Hedgehogs get most of their water from their food but a bowl of water helps especially with dry food.
I’d love to invite you to check in on our new hedgehog channel on YouTube.
Grounsel is the type of wildflower that can be seen growing in the gaps in pavements, waste ground and disturbed ground.
Black medick is a yellow sprawling wildflower. It is loved by bees for its nectar and fixes nitrogen in the soil.
Touch me not balsam is an annual herbaceous plant in the family Balsaminaceae found in damp places in Europe, Asia and North America. After the yellow flowers die off they are followed by pods which forcefully explode when ripe, ejecting the seeds for some distance. These exploding seed pods help to spread the seeds for some distance from the plant helping its spread. As the flower is longContinue reading “Wildflowers – Touch Me Not Balsam”
Growing red valerian can be a very rewarding experience. This is a very easy plant to grow both in pots and in the ground and very easy to look after.