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06 May

May Garden – Sowing & Planting!

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It’s the start of summer and you can expect beautiful warm spells and cool nights. You still have the risk of a cold snap and heavy showers in May but May’s garden is bursting with life, colour and birdsong! Sowing and planting: Plant out summer bedding towards the end of the month once the risk [...]

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Published Date: 06 May 2013
Category: Fruit and Vegetables, Gardeners Calendar, Spring Bedding
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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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09 Jan

Peter’s January Message & Our Fruit and Vegetable Selection!

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Dear Customer, This special supplement selection is dedicated to the ever more popular fruit and vegetable growing. As the experienced among you will know, growing fruit and vegetables is no more difficult than growing flowers and plants. You don’t even need a garden as many suit containers. All products arrive with simple to follow growing [...]

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Published Date: 09 Jan 2013
Category: Fruit and Vegetables
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09 Sep

September Garden – Sowing & Planting!

The days are shortening, the light levels are fading and the sun is lower in the sky. But, despite the prospect of winter around the corner, September is a great time to reap the rewards of your vegetable plot.  Keep spring in mind by planting spring-flowering bulbs and enjoy the garden before summer is really gone for [...]

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Published Date: 09 Sep 2012
Category: Fruit and Vegetables
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15 Jun

June Growing Guide!

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The growing season has officially started this month so get out into the garden and start planting and harvesting! It’s the best time to plant out vegetable seedlings and sow tender crops outside. If you are planting out vegetables this month make sure you have prepared the soil by digging in lots of organic matter. [...]

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Published Date: 15 Jun 2012
Category: Fruit and Vegetables
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01 Jun

Learn How to Grow Your Own Patio Potatoes with Our YouTube Video!

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You can have an abundance of delicious spuds this year by growing your own patio potatoes! Our potatoes can be grown in your garden, in tubs or our very own patio planters available on our website. The Patio planters included in the video will save space in your garden and can easily be moved in case of bad weather.  The planters [...]

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Published Date: 01 Jun 2012
Category: Fruit and Vegetables, Gardening Advice
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18 May

NEW Summer Pot Plant Combinations!

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Pot plants can add colour to any garden and help to make the most out of a small space. Keeping the same displays year after year can become dull so try something new this summer. Pot Plants to Beat the Drought… Many of you will be experiencing drought and in turn, the house pipe ban. [...]

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Published Date: 18 May 2012
Category: Fruit and Vegetables, Spring Bedding
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26 Apr

April Growing Guide…

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This April theres loads of fruit and veg you can grow in your garden! If you already grow your own but aren’t sure what to harvest have a look at our guide below. Take a look at our fantastic vegetable plants range by clicking here they have extra resistance to diseases and produce better crops! we have [...]

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Published Date: 26 Apr 2012
Category: Fruit and Vegetables
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20 Apr

Big Ideas for Small Plots!

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Just because your garden is a little on the small side, doesn’t mean you can’t make the most of it and still grow delicious fruit and vegetables. Fruit and veg can grow in all sorts of places – in pots, on windowsills and up walls being just a few. We have products specially designed to [...]

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Published Date: 20 Apr 2012
Category: Fruit and Vegetables, Garden Ideas
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