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Gardening Blog

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

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March Gardening Tips

  March may be starting with a cold snap but, on an optimistic note, spring is just a bud burst away and by the end of the month the clocks will have bounced forward and we can enjoy longer, lighter evenings perfect for an ad hoc potter in the garden. Whilst my garden is still […]

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February Gardening Tips

  It may be my imagination but I like to think that, when the sun comes out, I am hearing the birds chirrup just that little bit more optimistically now, heralding that spring is on the way. Some of the early daffodils are already fat with bud in my garden with the later flowering varieties […]

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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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