5 ideas for Sugru in your garden

Woo Hoo!! Spring has finally arrived and it's time to get pottering in the garden :)

So we've come up with 5 super-handy sugru ideas to help make it all a little easier.

1. Make custom grips for your favourite tools

After an hour of prepping flowerbeds, even the comfiest handle can make your hands ache. That's because handles tend to have a one-size-fits-all design - but with the help of sugru you can make your own customised tools .

2. Fix your watering can

Where would a gardener be without their trusty watering can? Whether yours is metal or plastic, let your watering can age gracefully with a little help from sugru!

3. Create colourful and flexible plant supports

Shoots grow quickly in the spring, so training plants is a great way to keep your garden neat and your plants healthy sugru's springiness makes it flexible and perfect to support your plants without causing them damage. (Thanks to sugruer Paul from Dublin who's the inspiration behind this one.

4. Patch up worn out wellies and rainboots

There are few things more annoying that wet socks! sugru bonds brilliantly to rubber and is waterproof so it's a perfect solution to your leaky boots!

5. Keep your pen handy outside

Label your plants with the right pen for the job - a waterproof one! Keep it close to hand with a simple sugru grip (and don't let that tea go cold!)

Oh and here's a neat idea we found to make your own labels from recycled materials!