The Gardener's Journal is a free monthly gardening guide delivered direct to your inbox.

Each month, receive tips on the top jobs needed in your garden as well as a wealth of information on a range of gardening topics. From sowing seeds to picking fruit, each month get access to information on the care and maintenance of your flowerbeds, vegetable plot and lawn. As with your own gardening diary, the journal is split into separate sections, each covering a different area of garden care.


The Gardener's Journal is sponsored by three of the leading garden machinery brands:

For over 27 years, Countax has led the way in the design and manufacture of garden tractors and out-front ride on mowers. They are the preferred choice for gardens containing large lawns, orchards, paddocks and steep slopes. 
Countax mowers are designed to cut and collect grass even in the wet and are extremely versatile – able to create the perfect striped lawn finish or tackle the tallest nettles and brambles. As a market leader and award-winning British manufacturer, our understanding of the particular requirements of the British garden and climate, coupled with a commitment to technological advancement and engineering excellence, is the secret to our continued success.

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The Westwood name is built on a reputation for engineering excellence, reliability and the quality of finish that can only come from decades of continuous development and product improvement.

Manufactured in England, their range of garden tractors and ride-on lawnmowers combine heritage with technology. They are designed for the particular demands of the British garden and an unrivaled quality of cut.

Sold exclusively through a network of specialist garden machinery dealers, you can rest assured that Westwood after sales support and servicing is second to none.

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Thousands of professional arborists, landscapers and gardeners worldwide count on ECHO every working day. They demand reliable and dependable tools that reduce fatigue, are comfortable to use and perform to the very highest professional standards every working day.

Perhaps it’s ECHO’s reputation with commercial operators that has spread to home owners. Many enjoy the benefits that come from owning tools that have been designed for professionals.

Designed with the operator in mind, vibration-isolating technology is present on ECHO’s entire range of products. The controls are intelligently and logically positioned – making all ECHO tools intuitive to use.

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