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31 Mar

How to Lift & Divide Snow Drops!

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Snow drops are the first sign of spring and a beautiful addition to your garden. Snow drops will divide themselves in moist soil and can provide plenty of plants to share with fellow gardeners. Snow drops can be lifted and divided when they are in leaf and even in flower. Use a fork or spade [...]

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Published Date: 31 Mar 2012
Category: Bulbs Tubers and Corms
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30 Mar

What to do Now in Your Garden!

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Unsure about how to prepare your garden for spring? Follow these tips below and get as many jobs done as possible! Lay turf: Bare patches can appear on your lawn for plenty of reasons. Over raking and general use can cause brown patches to appear. hese gaps should be reseeded or returfed to prevent moss [...]

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Published Date: 30 Mar 2012
Category: Spring Bedding
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29 Mar

Save Money with our Plug Plants!

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Whether you are looking to fill beds, borders, hanging baskets or containers there are plenty of colourful options for every gardening need. From more traditional Petunias, Begonias and Impatiens to our innovative Geraniums we really do offer a fantastic variety of Plug Plants. Filling your garden with colour year after year can be extremely expensive. Many of you do not have the [...]

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Published Date: 29 Mar 2012
Category: Spring Bedding
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28 Mar

Spring and Summer Specials!

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Daffodils and snow drops are a sure sign of spring and our gardens are full of them! Britain should be getting used to warm weather earlier than expected by now and you’re probably already out in the garden preparing for summer colour. Here are our favourite spring and summer specials to keep your garden looking [...]

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Published Date: 28 Mar 2012
Category: Spring Bedding
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27 Mar

The Big Basket Challenge!

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Be rewarded for your gardening efforts by entering Gardener’s World’s Big Basket Challenge! Hanging baskets are a beautiful addition to any display and perfect if you have a small garden or want to brighten up the front of your home. If you want to try something different this year, why not create a basket to [...]

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Published Date: 27 Mar 2012
Category: Spring Bedding
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25 Mar

Beware of Hanging Basket Vandals!

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Last year we warned you about the increasing amount of hanging basket thieves.  We’ve become aware of more cases throughout the UK since our last post. There are stories in the news from both local and national newspapers about gardeners becoming victim to opportunist thieves. Hanging baskets take a lot of planning, time, effort and [...]

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Published Date: 25 Mar 2012
Category: Autumn Bedding, Spring Bedding
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24 Mar

How to Make your Pot Plants Last!

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No gardener wants to have to re-pot plants half way through the summer. Make sure your pot plants last with these easy tips… Water little and often! Plants in pots need more watering than pots in the ground. Watering regularly throughout the summer should keep them healthy. Make sure you check your pot plants when [...]

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Published Date: 24 Mar 2012
Category: Gardening Advice
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23 Mar

Plant of the Week!

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Every week we’ll be picking our favourite plant to show you. This week it’s the beautiful Heuchera Sweet Tea for only £9.99. This variety of Heuchera offers superb foliage colour all year round, with beautiful colours, textures and shapes. It is easy to grow and versatile, great for borders, patio containers and hanging baskets. This [...]

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Published Date: 23 Mar 2012
Category: Gardening Advice
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23 Mar

Prepare your Garden for Spring Birds.

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Are you wondering where all the birds are? Make your garden more bird-friendly and have flocks of visitors this spring. Birds will be looking to create nests for their offspring in a safe place with a constant source of food and water. You can be tricked into buying the wrong types of food – fatty [...]

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Published Date: 23 Mar 2012
Category: Bird Care
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21 Mar

Why We Love March…

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March means that spring is well and truly on it’s way, if not here already! Gone are the days of a beige and green winter garden, spring brings beautiful, colourful blooms. It was mother’s day this weekend, we hope you had a lovely day and enjoyed our brilliant Mother’s day gifts! It’s the perfect time [...]

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Published Date: 21 Mar 2012
Category: Gardening Advice
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