WATCH: That's Gardening - Hanging Baskets


That’s Farming – the fastest growing Agricultural publication in Ireland – has launched That’s Gardening in association with Paraic Horkan.

We focus on planting hanging baskets in the fourth episode; advice is provided by Horkan – a well-known qualified Horticulturist who runs four national award-winning centres with his family.

Here is his 3-step guide to creating your hanging basket;

1. Select the correct size hanging basket - 14” or 16” recommended (wrought iron or rattan);

2. Fill the baskets with compost and fertiliser - add two handfuls of slow-release fertiliser to the compost for blossom encouragement through the summer;

3. Planting the hanging baskets - go for large plants in the centre for height, add trailing plants (trim back for extra blossoms).

Entertaining and educational content

That’s Farming has launched this show with the aim of providing entertaining and educational content for all viewers, whether you are a garden enthusiast or from a farming environment and wish to learn more about planting and gardening.

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