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20 Mar

Don’t Give Up on Busy Lizzies Just Yet!

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Many gardens and nurseries have been affected by the wide spread outbreak of Impatiens Downy Mildew in the last few years. This makes it all the more difficult to find fantastic quality Busy Lizzies (Impatiens Wallerina) in nurseries because many companies have decided not to carry on growing these popular bedding plants. Here at Jersey [...]

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Published Date: 20 Mar 2013
Category: Spring Bedding
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18 Mar

What Wildlife To Expect This Month!

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March is always a month with unexpected warm days and sometimes, like we’ve learnt here in Jersey – unexpected blizzards! It marks the start of spring and our favourite time in the garden. This month you can look forward to your bulbs popping up all over the place and the first signs of what summer [...]

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Published Date: 18 Mar 2013
Category: Wildlife
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13 Mar

Start Planting Home Grown Potatoes!

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Planting… Mid March is the perfect time to plant your chitted potatoes. The soil should have warmed up by now, but if you have snow in your area – best to wait til April. Not sure how to plant out your potatoes? Start by digging a trench 7.5-13cm (3-5in) deep, the exact depth should vary according [...]

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Published Date: 13 Mar 2013
Category: Fruit and Vegetables
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12 Mar

Don’t miss out on RHS’s ‘Grow Your Own’ weekend!

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The RHS start spring off with a fantastic ‘Grow Your Own’ weekend on the 23 and 24th of March. While here in Jersey we are being showered with snow, much of England are enjoying sunny skies despite the drop in temperature. The RHS are hosting tons of events over the weekend to get you sorted [...]

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Published Date: 12 Mar 2013
Category: Fruit and Vegetables
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08 Mar

Tim’s March Message!

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It’s March and spring is in the air. It’s time to be finalising those plans for colourful summer displays. Our Plug and Ready Plants are now despatching and prices start at just £9.99. Plus there are FREE plants and FREE delivery – so fantastic value! If you like to use baskets as part of your [...]

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Published Date: 08 Mar 2013
Category: Tim's Messages
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