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30 Jan

How to Create an Edible Garden!

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Just because a plant is edible, doesn’t mean it has to be ugly. Edible plants can provide an equally stunning display as flowers and give you that little added bonus. As the New Year begins, it’s the perfect time to re-design your garden so why not think about including fruit, herbs, vegetables and edible flowers. [...]

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Published Date: 30 Jan 2012
Category: Fruit and Vegetables
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25 Jan

Only 2 Days Left to Win A Jersey Plants Direct Voucher!

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We love hearing from our customers here at Jersey Plants Direct! If you have ordered from us, please leave us your feedback so we can continue giving you the best value and quality plants! As a thank you we will be giving away a £5 voucher to one lucky customer everyday! Click here to leave [...]

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Published Date: 25 Jan 2012
Category: About Jersey Plants Direct
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21 Jan

Summer Bedding, An Article by Christine Walkden

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There can be a few plants that give as much pleasure for sucha small cost as summer bedding plants, and with such a low skill requirement, everyone can enjoy growing them. They are suitable for borders, rockeries, among shrubs, in containers and hanging baskets, around ponds, for attracting wildlife, for cutting and/or drying for their [...]

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Published Date: 21 Jan 2012
Category: Spring Bedding
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20 Jan

A Brief Glimpse at the History of Jersey…

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For this edition we thought we would share with you a brief glimpse at some of the historical and dramatic events that have shaped the destiny of Jersey and its people. It is they who met the challenges of our past and laid the foundations of our future. But first we must go back to [...]

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Published Date: 20 Jan 2012
Category: About Jersey Plants Direct
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19 Jan

Bird of the Month – The Great Spotted Wood-Pecker.

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A threesome of woodpecker species are alive and well in the woodlands, parks and gardens of Britain – the green, the lesser and the great-spotted. While the green is familiar by its strange call (known as a ‘yaffle’) the remaining twosome are distinguished by their colour and size – the latter best described as the [...]

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Published Date: 19 Jan 2012
Category: Bird Care
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18 Jan

Home and Away, the Slight Change in Species – An Article by Mike Stentiford

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I recently found it necessary to leave my home in Jersey to partake of an impromptu dalliance in the south of England. Included in my unplanned itinerary, however, were explorations around the environs of the New Forest which, due to autumn’s skill at seasonal airbrushing, I have to say looked particularly ravishing. Although not strictly [...]

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Published Date: 18 Jan 2012
Category: Bird Care
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17 Jan

Why We Love January…

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Welcome to the New Year! It’s the perfect time to think about doing something new with your garden. Take a look at our blog full of ideas on how to create a new themed garden here. A new winter display is ideal for brightening up what can be a grim, bare garden this time of [...]

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Published Date: 17 Jan 2012
Category: Gardeners Calendar
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16 Jan

Recommend a Friend!

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As a customer you already know the benefits of choosing Jersey Choice Magazine and Jersey Plants Direct. Why not let your friends benefit too? If you know someone who is a gardener but not yet ordering from us, there’s now an even better reason to let them know what they’re missing. If you suggest that [...]

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Published Date: 16 Jan 2012
Category: About Jersey Plants Direct
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14 Jan

How to Spot a Diseased Garden Bird!

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Birds, like us suffer from illnesses. Often these aren’t life threatening and don’t spread between species- but they can sometimes be fatal. Birds rely on you to provide them with extra food, especially in urban areas. This, however can also be the cause of illnesses – with so many birds using the same feeders, baths and [...]

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Published Date: 14 Jan 2012
Category: Bird Care
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12 Jan

Spring Petunia Charity Mix!

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This year Jersey Plants Direct are offering a fantastic Petunia charity mix for Holidays for Heroes! The 28 super ready plants are grown in individual cells and measure approximately 7-11cm in height, from the root of the plant to the top of them stem. These garden plants can be grown on or planted straight out [...]

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Published Date: 12 Jan 2012
Category: Spring Bedding
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