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    10 basic gardening tips for beginners So you've finally got some outdoor space and you want to start a garden Here's 10 tips to help get you off to the right start. Buy yourself a spade. You don't need to spend ...

    7th September 2019Garden Tips15 reading right nowRead More »
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    5 Low Maintenance Garden Plants It's no secret that gardening requires effort and time but if you have have a busy schedule or a propensity perhaps to sit and relax then here's five low maintenance garden plant...

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    New Products for 2019

    I’ve just been to the annual Garden Press Event, where we get to see what’s new in the world of gardening and I found plenty to catch my eye. Nutscene’s Thick Chunky Twine Ball (£10.95 from is a heavy...

    4th March 2019General5 reading right nowRead More »
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    Pasadena’s Huntingdon Gardens Revisited

    It’s decades since I last visited the Huntingdon Gardens and my memory of them was quite hazy, other than admiring the Japanese bridge and seeing hippeastrums growing outdoors, so it was top on my list of places to go...

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