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Gardening Notes

use clipped box or euonymus in winter pots with

Posted on - 2013-10-17 15:06:50 GMT

Use clipped box or euonymus in winter pots, with thymes, violet violas and trailing ivy

dahlias are wonderful now nip off fading blooms

Posted on - 2013-10-17 14:59:25 GMT

Dahlias are wonderful now. Nip off fading blooms to keep these bad boys flowering until frosts

Cox, Egremont Russet...

Posted on - 2013-09-02 08:42:35 GMT

This year’s fresh English apples in shops from today. Sunny summer weather has made them extra bright and sweet. Yum!

remove the lower leaves from cordon tomatoes to

Posted on - 2013-08-30 13:25:15 GMT

Remove the lower leaves from cordon tomatoes to encourage ripening

use netting to keep cabbage white butterflies away

Posted on - 2013-07-29 10:55:30 GMT

Use netting to keep cabbage white butterflies away from brassicas

white currants are less tempting to birds than

Posted on - 2013-07-26 12:28:55 GMT

White currants are less tempting to birds than black and red currants

white currants are ripe now pick the crop by

Posted on - 2013-07-16 08:00:18 GMT

White currants are ripe now . Pick the crop by removing whole strigs rather than just individual fruits

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Tulipa Jan Reus, Ronaldo, Havran and Black Parrot

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Rhubarb Timperley Early

Twitter

Thu Apr 24 12:16:43 +0000 2014

@neilphotograffa @JanBillington I buy from whoever has the varieties I want, this year @ChilternSeeds @NickysNursery also @OtterFarmUK

Thu Apr 24 12:13:21 +0000 2014

@neilphotograffa @JanBillington viability depends on lots of factors, (including storage conditions) and varies from year to year

Sun Apr 20 14:01:09 +0000 2014

RT @GdnsIllustrated: To celebrate last day of #NGW win year’s subscription to @GndIllustrated mag. RT & Follow by 9am 22/4/14 T&Cs follow

Wed Apr 16 20:23:41 +0000 2014

@amygracenagy obviously did not crouch in the correct fashion... Smother in cream, add candles and dim the lights #deliciouswhatever

Wed Apr 16 15:24:59 +0000 2014

#growmakeeat the weather, she is glorious and I'm all about salad in this month's #Garden magazine http://t.co/ihz9muw4e9