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Gardening Blog

Gardening advice, monthly tasks & tips from our crew of resident gardening experts…

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December Gardening Tips

Ok, so it may not be a good idea to work on frosted soil or frosty or wet lawns. However, do not rule out December in the garden. After all, there are only so many festivities one can take (bah humbug) and a little fresh air, at any time of year, is a wonderful thing. […]

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November Gardening Tips

I am always a little sad when the clocks go back. I am not a fan of the dark evenings. However, looking on the bright side, I suppose they make us appreciate the crisp, short autumn days all the more. On the upside, if you see mowing as a chore rather than a delight, it […]

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October Gardening Tips

Plant, prepare and pamper is the theme this month. Working with the seasons is, I believe, the best way to achieve great results in the garden. Do spare some time to enjoy the autumn colours too! October is perfect for planting. The soil is still warm but it is now wetter and ideal for plant roots […]

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September Gardening Tips

You can smell the nip in the air morning and evening now, that unmistakable scent of autumn gently creeping up on us with its misty mornings and low setting sun. It is always sad to leave summer behind and warm autumn days are to be cherished. However, on the up-side, it really is the best […]

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June Gardening Tips

June is one of the loveliest months in the garden! There is plenty to enjoy and plenty to do. Now that the danger of frost is over summer bedding plants can be planted out in borders, containers and hanging baskets. Water containers and baskets regularly, ideally once a day either early in the morning or […]

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