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Gardening Blog

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

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February Gardening Tips

As I write this we are waiting for the promised snow and it is bitterly cold. So it is not that tempting to get out in the garden, even for the most hardcore gardening enthusiast. We shall brave it to top up the bird feeders and chip the ice off the bird bath, so our […]

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December Gardening Tips

It has been such a lovely long autumn for gardening, we took advantage of the kind weather and planted lots of bulbs in our garden at home, so we are looking forward to a lively burst of early colour come next spring. Now, all of a sudden it is December and Christmas is upon us. […]

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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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August Gardening Tips

It is high summer and the garden is at a crossroads. On the one hand there is still an abundance of flower but harvest is also very much in evidence and I am truly thankful for the plentiful blackcurrants that have been staining my hands as I pick them and are now safely stowed in […]

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August Gardening Tips

I am writing this in a heatwave reminiscent of 1976, which I remember well as an 11 year old. I have yet to quite banish the sight of the late lamented John Noakes exhorting the water saving benefits of showers over baths in his swimming trunks in the Blue Peter studio – depends how long […]

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