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David Domoney is a Chartered Horticulturalist and television gardener. He is a presenter on ITV1’s Love Your Garden, which is the most-viewed gardening TV show in Britain today, and is the resident gardener on ITV1’s This Morning.

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David Domoney Recommends

It's almost summer and the garden is starting to grow. There's plenty to do and you need a pair of gloves that will see you right for lots of different jobs. I recommend the SHOWA 370 Floreo for their great all-round performance!

From The Blog

Get Winter Ready With Gloves That Keep You Covered By David Domoney | Est. reading time: 3 minutes

Now that autumn is here, there’s plenty to do in the garden. Getting outdoor spaces ready for a cold snap can be quite demanding work, with lots to move around and maintain. So, get winter ready with gloves that keep you covered, and your garden will be thriving while the temperatures are diving.

Published 01/10/19
| 3 weeks ago

September Gardening and Eco-friendly Gloves By David Domoney | Est. reading time: 3.5 minutes

At this time of year, when there’s a load of work to be done to prepare your garden for autumn, bolster your toolkit with gardening gloves that not only offer hand protection but that biodegrade after use too.

Published 02/09/19
| 2 months ago

August: A Glovely Summer Holiday By David Domoney | Est. reading time: 4 minutes

Getting out in the garden can set you up for a spectacular summer holiday with the kids. It’s a chance to enjoy the sunshine, boost vitamin D levels and is also a great opportunity to teach them all about the goodness of gardening. So, put on your gardening gloves, grab the kids and let’s jump into summer fun in sun.

Published 01/08/19
| 3 months ago

Cool, Calm and Collected By David Domoney | Est. reading time: 4 minutes

This summer stay on top of your gardening jobs with gloves to keep you cool, calm and collected. In warm seasons, our gloves get a lot of use, so you need a pair that won’t let you down and are suited for a variety of jobs. Let’s take a look at the best gloves on the market and find a pair to wear while the weather’s fair.

Published 12/07/19
| 3 months ago

Become a Thorn Master By David Domoney | Est. reading time: 4 minutes

This summer enjoy a proud parade of plants and posies without hesitation or harm to your hands. Good gardening gloves are essential to keep hands looking young and they need to be robust enough to stand up to prickly situations out in the garden. So, let’s look at how to keep up garden care with the right pair.

Published 19/06/19
| 4 months ago

A Grass May-keover By David Domoney | Est. reading time: 4.5 minutes

Having the right gloves for the job is really handy – especially as we approach growing season. Our gardens are currently bursting with life, with lawns growing up to 4mm in a single day. With so much going on, let’s look at how to keep a handle on long-living, lush and deluxe lawns to host all manner of garden goings-on.

Published 20/05/19
| 5 months ago

April Showers and Prepping for Rainfall By David Domoney | Est. reading time: 4 minutes

Gardening when it’s wet and rainy doesn’t have to be a sad, soggy experience. Preparing for the spring and summer months can be a breeze with the right gardening gloves on your hands. Far from being an ‘April fools’ prank, it’s true that the term ‘April showers’ stems from meteorological predictions that this is most likely the wettest month of the year. Although not 100% guaranteed, it would be a wise decision for any gardener to prepare for the possibility of heavy rainfall. So, grab your waterproofs and get weather ready.

Published 17/04/19
| 6 months ago

Handy Pruning Plans By David Domoney | Est. reading time: 4 minutes

With your gardening gloves in tow, prune your plants into productivity with these top tips and you will soon see your garden spring to life. Pruning enables plants to focus their energies to the desired areas for growth, without wasting time developing structure that does not serve the purpose of the plant.

Published 18/02/19
| 8 months ago

Gloves to keep you cropping By David Domoney | Est. reading time: 5 minutes

Gardening gloves are important in all weathers and for all gardening tasks, but do you really know which gloves are best? Here I can explain how to get prepared, so you can keep cropping. It’s the start of a new year and you want to get your garden ready for the new season, when the veg plot is put into action to grow family favourites like beans, brassicas, onions and carrots and, of course, potatoes. 

Published 28/01/19
| 9 months ago

Safe Hands With David Domoney By GG Team | Est. reading time: 1 minute

David Domoney is a Chartered Horticulturalist and TV gardener. He is a presenter on ITV1’s Love Your Garden, which is the most-viewed gardening TV show in Britain today.

Published 19/01/19
| 9 months ago