May 6, 2021

What’s in the May issue of The Irish Garden?

The May issue of The Irish Garden is on sale now!

The May issue of The Irish Garden magazine is now available from 4,000 newsagents nationwide. As the garden primes itself for summer’s peak performance this issue is jam packed with ideas, advice and tips on what you can do to get busy and get ahead in the garden.


May is a busy time of the year for gardeners, but with the longer, warmer days it’s the perfect time to be outside enjoying the fresh air. We hope you’ll find lots of inspiration in the new issue of The Irish Garden – below is a preview of what you can expect.


Good Gardening!


Gerry Daly


Inside this issue


–         Merry May: As May breathes new life into gardens we look at some of the brightest summer flowers, plants and shrubs to focus on this month. 

–         What to do now? As the weather becomes warmer we need to be more vigilant about watering, pruning and deadheading in the garden. We have four pages of advice and tips for your garden this month.

–         The American Dream: We talk to Marilyn and Ray Farrell who moved from Maine in the United States to Kerry, and how they’ve cultivated their dream garden which provides a wide range of habitats to support biodiversity. 

–         Garden Rooms: Fionnuala Fallon demonstrates how you can use ‘garden rooms’ as a way to turn an uninspiring rectangle of your garden into an attractive, inviting and efficient space.

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