Creating a greener garden
If you’re the lucky owner of a garden or outdoor space (of whatever size), you can do amazing things for wildlife, as well as having a great space to relax in. However, making greener choices for your garden isn’t always easy, particularly when it comes to plastic. Cost and availability mean that plastic is often the first, and sometimes the only option for many gardening products, and because these items have to survive outside, plastic can even sometimes be the best option when you consider longevity.
But there are actions you can take to drastically reduce your plastic usage in the garden. The most important thing is to consider everything before you buy, look for alternatives where possible, and follow the guidelines of reduce, reuse and recycle. Here are some more ideas: