Starke Ayres - Latest News Starke Ayres News Articles Tuesday, May 26, 2015 Tuesday, May 26, 2015 BEGINNERS GARDENING COURSE BEGINNERS GARDENING COURSE Saturday, 11 July: 9am - 4pm at Starke Ayres Garden Centre West Coast Village. This basic gardening ‘know how’ course has been specifically created for all first time gardeners, domestic gardeners and new home owners. Presented by well-known gardening experts Sandy Munro and Marion Dobrowsky. Click on the PDF for more information. Bookings are essential. Saturday, July 11, 2015 Sweet Peas Peas galore: Now is the time to plant your edible Peas and your Sweet Peas. At Starke Ayres we have garden peas and mange tout peas available. In the Sweet Pea range, we have dwarf Sweet Peas (great for pots, hanging baskets and troughs), tall Sweet Peas (these need a trellis, fence or a bamboo wigwam) and also a fantastic range of special Sweet Peas called Heirloom Heritage Collection. These are really spectacular and are all highly fragrant. Click on PDF to view more tips on Sweet Peas. Wednesday, May 06, 2015 Orchid Expert Wellness Warehouse May 2015 Orchids - They’re exotic and filled with mystery and allure. Their flowers speak with poise and splendour and they have captivated the hearts of many. If you want to capture their essence and cultivate this aristocratic plant, here are some growing tips as advertised in the Wellness Warehouse Magazine May 2015. Monday, May 04, 2015 Gardening Tips for May May is the perfect time to entertain outdoors! There’s a nip in the air in the evenings and many days without any harsh wind. The autumn leaves put on a real show and new, colourful annuals hit the shelves. Plants start to refresh themselves after a long, hot summer and we start to get out into the garden once again. Here are some suggestions on what to do in your garden this month: Friday, May 01, 2015 Growing Remedies: Wellness Warehouse April 2015 Wellness Warehouse Magazine: April 2015 Issue Fresh herbs aren't alwyas readily available yet they add so much value both in tems of taste and health. Start growing herbs with healing qualities you need, and get yourself into the habit of adding herbs to whatever you're preparing in the kitchen. Friday, April 03, 2015