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23 May

Beat the Drought this Summer!

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Many of you have been affected by the hose pipe ban since April. If you’re unclear on what the hose pipe means for you take a look at our ‘don’t do’ list below! Use a hosepipe attached to your mains supply to water your garden or allotment Use a hosepipe to fill a watering can [...]

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Published Date: 23 May 2012
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13 Apr

Create a Drought Tolerant Border & Combat the Hose Pipe Ban!

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Some areas in the UK have been under the hosepipe ban since April 5th. This can have both a bad effect on your plants and your back from carrying those watering cans! Make it easier on yourself and your garden by planting drought tolerant plants. Using a hosepipe or sprinkler system made keeping plants healthy easy. To make your garden almost [...]

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Published Date: 13 Apr 2012
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28 Apr

Create a Drought Tolerant Border!

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Many gardens are prone to drought. Why not save time and money by filling your garden with drought tolerant plants! It’s better to be safe than sorry- even moist climates occasionally have droughts and certain parts of your garden may be drier than you think. Luckily, many drought tolerant plants are also tolerant of poor-to-average soils and [...]

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Published Date: 28 Apr 2011
Category: Gardening Advice
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