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Garden Designers step up or sign off.

Thinking of employing the services of a garden designer? Take a moment to consider a few alternatives before you rush in and allow a Garden designer full control of your Garden,  it’s development and frankly what could easily become an intrusive introduction into your families lives. 1,177 more words

Garden Tips

The survivors

While several plants and parts of plants in my garden are dying, there is still some flowers appearing. This garden relies more on foliage colour and contrast rather than flowers to add interest. 38 more words

Garden Plants

Clematis rival the English Rose for centre stage.

It takes a special type of plant genus to compete for centre stage in our gardens, yet Clematis commonly referred to as travellers joy is still a show stopper and often rated as one of England’s most popular garden plants. 468 more words

Time to plant

Now that the days are cooler there is plenty to do in the garden. I have a lot of plants grown from seed and cuttings to plant out. 180 more words

Garden Plants

Peonies, ferns and Roses popular at RHS Chelsea Flower Show

The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) announces some of the plant trends and stand-out themes at the world’s most famous gardening event, the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2016 (24-28 May), sponsored by M&G Investments. 1,326 more words

Garden Design

Mid month muse

Years ago, there was an Astelia at RHS Rosemoor called ‘Alpine Ruby’. It was very nice, I wanted one. At the time I worked on a nursery and looking for sources of supply, there was one, in Northern Ireland. 588 more words


why this can not go in ether of my rubbish bins

I can not put these in my black bin or Green bin

  • Plastic Bags – please place all items loose in your black bin
  • Polystyrene…
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