Fuchsia pink and lime green Coleus leaves. Fantastic Foliage Plants For Your Garden
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Fantastic Foliage Plants For Your Garden

Fantastic Foliage Plants For Your Garden I don’t know about you but when I first started gardening, I was all about the flowers, instant colour and impact. I never considered foliage plants for your garden. I bought plants that were in bloom, a trick garden centres use to reel in the unwise. Playing on a …

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Gardening With Heirloom Seeds and Plants

  Gardening With Heirloom Seeds and Plants With many struggling through this years restrictions and lock downs, gardening has become a saving grace for a lot of people, myself included. You achieve an even bigger sense of calm and satisfaction when gardening with heirloom seeds and plants, in this article I will explain why. If …

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Best Small Greenhouse Heaters

  Best Small Greenhouse Heaters   Why Heat Your Greenhouse? Keeping your greenhouse frost free, suitably heated in a cost effective way as well as ventilated whilst retaining light levels is key to protecting your plants through the winter. Using Horticultural bubble wrap on the greenhouse is a tried and tested method. Buy one that …

What jobs to do in the garden in October
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What Jobs to do in the Garden in October

  What Jobs to do in the Garden in October October already and following a beautiful summer here in the UK there are still lots of growth in the borders and the lawns. The formal start to autumn is the autumn equinox which is towards the end of September. So we are well into this …

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Autumn Lawn Maintenance in 5 Easy Steps

Autumn Lawn Maintenance in 5 Easy Steps   Is your grass looking tired, patchy and generally in a state of disrepair? Clients often ask me how to improve and care for their lawns. We like to enjoy our gardens, including our lawns and so we should, but all this use and movement causes some damage …

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The Best Cordless Hedge Trimmer Reviews

  The Best Cordless Hedge Trimmer Reviews – Can They Cut It? Having a versatile range of well maintained garden tools is paramount to taking good care of your plants and garden all year round. Both hand tools and power tools are necessary items. Small hedges can be trimmed with hand held shears or small …

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How to Make Compost for the Garden

  How To Make Compost For The Garden I enjoy making compost, it’s a good feeling when you turn out the compost bin to find nutrient rich, organic humus that you can use on your garden, made from garden and organic household waste. The one thing to remember is that the best garden compost needs …

What jobs to do in the garden in September
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What Jobs to do in the Garden in September

  What Jobs To Do In the Garden In September September is a beautiful month for me. The light is softer, the colours more muted. It’s the end of summer and autumn is upon us. Despite the still hot temperatures, there is a distinct chill in the early morning air. Mist hangs on the countryside, …

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Step by Step Guide How to Plant Spring Flower Bulbs

  Step by Step Guide How to Plant Spring Flower Bulbs One of the nicest September gardening tasks is planting all those lovely spring flowering bulbs that you have bought. The sense of anticipation and optimism is wonderful and up lifting. Imagining how your spring flowers are going to look while making your selections and …

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How to Make a Rain Garden

How To Make A Rain Garden What is a Rain Garden? A rain garden is suitable for any garden where there are roofs from which to collect rain water, house roof and the roofs of outbuildings. The ideal garden needs a slope of less than 10%. The best time of year to build a rain …

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