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Gardening Blog

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

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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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May Gardening Tips

What a spring it has been so far! Some glorious gardening weather and then a cold snap towards the end of April to prove to us that we are in Britain after all. The wise will have been protecting tender plants with fleece or cloches against the night time chill. But we are approaching 10 […]

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