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Gardening Notes

Slug patrol. After dark with a torch in all your crevices

Posted on - 2014-06-11 21:06:44 GMT

Pinch out side shoots on undercover cordon tomatoes.

Posted on - 2014-06-06 05:00:37 GMT

Ne'er cast a clout 'til May be out. And it nearly is, so plant out courgettes, runner beans, aubergines and outdoor tomatoes.

Posted on - 2014-05-31 21:07:47 GMT

Picking sweet pea blooms means the plant will keep producing more and more

Posted on - 2014-05-31 21:03:12 GMT

Keep mowing the lawn, it's growing rapidly with all the sunshine and rain

Posted on - 2014-05-29 20:59:35 GMT

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

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Tulipa Jan Reus, Ronaldo, Havran and Black Parrot

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Rhubarb Timperley Early

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Thu Jul 09 07:35:52 +0000 2015

@sarahjphughes @alice_emily @LeahHyslop @katbrown82 the answer, people, is more water. A possibly bigger pots...

Sat Jul 04 17:14:25 +0000 2015

@HowardMiddlebun I do believe you are swooning into Peter's arms

Fri Jul 03 16:20:23 +0000 2015

@LeahHyslop are they different varieties? The leaves suggest they might be..

Fri Jun 05 20:59:26 +0000 2015

@farmerhumble wonderful. What a privilege. #raute

Tue Jun 02 16:03:05 +0000 2015

@frances_quinn @BloomsburyCooks it looks completely gorgeous Fran. Brilliant you x x

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