Welcome to Opal Gardens

Opal Gardens is a website where you can find everything you need to know about gardens, from the current trends in garden design, to new styles found in garden furniture. We can also provide you with much needed information about various gardening practices, so that you have all the necessary tools to look after your garden properly.
Posted on June 15, 2022

Watering the garden to maximise plant growth

At this time of the year, it is important to water our outdoor plants even if we have a few showers as this may not be enough to water them sufficiently. On warm, windy days planters can quickly become dry and inevitably the plants will suffer so to maximise healthy plant gr... read more

Posted on May 18, 2022

Adding colour to your garden with summer pots

If you are wondering about which of the many plants that are available to grow in pots this summer why not think about the hardy perennial hosta which has a distinct advantage over annual bedding plants as they grow back year on year. They can be planted and left in the same... read more

Sectioning off your garden with gates

If you have a large garden area and would like to separate it into different areas, then why not look at adding in some fencing and gates. It may be that you have young children or animals that you do not want near a pond or that you want to have an allotment but need to ens... read more

Growing your own Perennial Flower Bulbs

Flowers are among the things that bring people the most joy from plants. Whether it be daffodil or iris flowers, these are among the most popular plants for people to purchase. Just in the UK, over 4000 hectares of land are dedicated to the growing of daffodils, and the sale... read more

Bring the inside outside in your garden design

For many of us our gardens are an extension of our homes especially in the summer months when the days are long, and we can enjoy barbecues outdoors with family and friends. With this is mind how can be make our outdoor spaces as comfortable and welcoming as our interiors?read more

Exterior Design...

Exterior Design
There are lots of things you can do to improve the exterior design of your home. Starting with automatic sliding gates can give your home an element of class that is surely missing from most homes. It allows your home to become the centre attraction of the neighbourhood, and it is certainly a statement.
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Garden Designs...

Garden Designs
Improving the design and layout of your garden can be done through a variety of ways. By improving access with things like a glass garden room, or by using a load of railway sleepers to construct an area in your garden, you can make drastic improvements to the feel of your garden.
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Garden Turf...

Garden
Most garden designs throughout the capital will include at least one area of lawn but turf has to be laid when it's fresh. This means that there is a great deal of pressure on London turf suppliers, especially in the summer months, because they have to cut the turf and deliver it soon after, before shelf life is reduced.
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How to Buy...


The tradition among most gardeners is to purchase their bulbs from brick and mortar retailers, but this usually has the effect of them having far less options. If you look for a place to buy lily bulbs online, you’ll find that you can purchase a larger variety of lilies direct from suppliers.

Your Own...

Your Own Vegetable Allotment
The perfect way to start one’s lunch or dinner is by having a salad with fresh and home-grown vegetables. Many people these days are growing vegetables in their garden. One can start growing vegetables in the garden vegetable patch.
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Hiring a...

Hiring a Gardening Company
Most companies which offer gardening services are able to accomplish the garden chores in a professional manner, finishing quickly. You can also expect a gardening company to be able to supply various plants which may improve the overall impact of the garden.
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Spring flowers that will bloom in the UK in spring time can include many different types of flower. Some popular choices are daffodils, tulips, allium and anemones. Growing spring bulbs is a rewarding option as you will see your flowers grow from nothing. Plant them at the right time of year and follow all growing instructions to get the best results and have long-lasting flowers.

Security fencing...

Security fencing suppliers

It’s important that security fencing is fit for purpose and will provide adequate protection. Security fencing suppliers offer sturdy, reliable fencing options for industrial, commercial and public spaces. They might provide perimeter fencing, or options for high security areas, such as steel palisades with D or W profiles.