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08 Aug

How to go Organic!

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Organic gardening isn’t for everyone but it’s easy to achieve if you want to make a change. Organic gardening allows nature to take over and although it might take a while your garden will find a balance. The transition to an organic garden is both free of money and doesn’t take any extra time. The healthiest type [...]

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Published Date: 08 Aug 2012
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07 Aug

How to Create your own Mini-Meadow!

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This month is all about the Olympics and as you know the Olympic park is full to the brim with meadows. The park’s meadows include both native and non-native plants. Key plants at the Olympic park include Cornflowers, Marigolds and Chrysanthemums. We love the stunning meadows in the Olympic park, they’re perfect for attracting wildlife and [...]

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Published Date: 07 Aug 2012
Category: Garden Ideas, Gardening Advice
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31 Jul

Learn How to Plant Out Autumn Containers by Watching Our YouTube Video!

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Planting containers will give your garden a boost of colour this autumn. Containers are brilliant for saving space and adding an extra dimension to your displays. They can be easily moved to give your garden some variation throughout the year and they’re perfect for balconies or patios. We have lots of plants ideal for containers, [...]

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Published Date: 31 Jul 2012
Category: Autumn Bedding, Gardening Advice
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21 Jul

How to Create a Scented Garden!

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Scent is fundamental to both a beautiful garden and our own well being. Creating a scented garden will create a haven of scents for you and the local wildlife. It’s not an accident that flowers are so attractive and have a distinctive scent, they are formed that way to attract wildlife for their survival. Bright purple is [...]

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Published Date: 21 Jul 2012
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11 Jul

How to Control Pests Organically!

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We are reaching the middle of summer, a time where pests thrive in the warm weather and start feeding from your new blooms! Your first instinct might be to use a strong pesticide, but there are plenty of organic alternatives that work just as well. Its important in every garden to have a balance between [...]

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Published Date: 11 Jul 2012
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12 Jun

It’s Time to Take Softwood Cuttings!

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Taking cuttings is an easy and effective way to increase your garden stock year after year without spending a penny! Taking softwood cuttings is the best way to produce more bounty from your garden. Many of you may already divide your plants but a lot of plants are impossible to divide. Germinating seeds is also [...]

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Published Date: 12 Jun 2012
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11 Jun

3 Garden Designs Made Easy!

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Not all of us have standard garden shape or an abundance of space to work with, sometimes our gardens are irregular, L-shapes or just quite small! If you have an awkwardly shaped garden and no idea how to make the most of it take a look at our easy design guides below… Tiny Courtyard Keep it simple [...]

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Published Date: 11 Jun 2012
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08 Jun

FAQs About Weeding…

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First of all lets look at the different types of weeds you can find in your garden. Event the best kept gardens are prone to weeds because they’ll grown anywhere. Weeds can be invasive and damaging so its best to know what type of weed you are tackling before you start. Weeds can be put [...]

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Published Date: 08 Jun 2012
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03 Jun

June Garden – Sowing & Planting!

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Ah Blooming June! It’s wonderful to enjoy long hot summer days in the garden at this time of year, and watch the garden burst with growth, but many areas are prone to drought.  This is a good time to start a gardening notebook and note those plants which withstand drought conditions. It’s a good idea is [...]

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Published Date: 03 Jun 2012
Category: Gardeners Calendar, Gardening Advice, Spring Bedding
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01 Jun

Learn How to Grow Your Own Patio Potatoes with Our YouTube Video!

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You can have an abundance of delicious spuds this year by growing your own patio potatoes! Our potatoes can be grown in your garden, in tubs or our very own patio planters available on our website. The Patio planters included in the video will save space in your garden and can easily be moved in case of bad weather.  The planters [...]

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Published Date: 01 Jun 2012
Category: Fruit and Vegetables, Gardening Advice
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