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25 May

Water Gardens

water gardens

Water, water everywhere! A water feature provides a playground for wildlife and is an attractive focal point in any garden. Building a water feature is easy. Whether you already have a garden pond and want to add to it, or are building a water feature from scratch, you can choose from a number of pond [...]

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Published Date: 25 May 2010
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09 May

May Garden – Tidy, Protect & Maintain

Pink Peony

Tidying your garden – Cut back, prune and divide:If your Hostas are slow to come up and you haven’t done it already  you can divide the plant before they come into leaf. Now is the time to cut back old growth on trailing plants such as Aubretia to make the plants more prolific and encourage [...]

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Published Date: 09 May 2010
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09 May

May Garden – Sowing & Planting

May

May is characterised by warm spells and cool nights, fading bulbs and the herbaceous border growing in leaps and bounds. You still have the risk of a cold snap and heavy showers in May, remember the old English proverb, “Never cast a clout till May is out!”.   But, May’s garden is bursting with life, colour [...]

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Published Date: 09 May 2010
Category: Gardeners Calendar
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