Growing Guide Archives - Squire's Garden Centres

Gardening advice and monthly tasks & tips from our team of resident gardening experts…

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Fascinating Fuchsias

Sarah Squire explores the origins and caring of the tender perennial Fuchsia. I was wandering around my garden pondering what to write about when I was struck by the beauty of a particular Fuchsia in a basket. It has the most wonderful pendulous flowers amongst dark green foliage and is called Linda Grace. Fuchsias belong […]

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Wildlife Gardening

Sarah Squire, highlighting the steps you can take to attract wildlife into your garden. Gardening with wildlife in mind has become a really hot horticultural topic and a very welcome one at that! In the not too distant past we grew plants and if the by-product was that they attracted birds and bees so much […]

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Growing Peas at Home in Containers & Pots

Growing peas at home from seed in containers and pots is an easy way to have a bountiful supply of fresh peas without taking up too much space or allocated a dedicated portion of the garden. Growing peas in containers and pots is a solution for anyone who might not have a garden but still […]

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Growing Peas at Home from Seed to Harvest

Growing peas at home fresh from seed is easy and the flavour experience is so much better than store bought peas. Why grow peas at home though? Well, peas are without a shadow of doubt a staple of British cuisine. We absolutely love them. The average person in the UK allegedly consumes more than 10,000 […]

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Growing Spring Onions from Seed to Harvest

Spring onions, or sibies, or scallions, as they are also known, are an amazing vegetable to grow yourself at home. Spring onions are immensely popular throughout the culinary and gardening worlds. They are fast-growing, easy to grow, and delicious. They tend to have a milder flavour than onions which makes them great for eating raw […]

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