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Jobs to do in the garden in October

Gardening in October: Plant bulbs outside for spring and inside in pots for winter colour Perennials If you haven’t already, this is the time to order or buy your spring bulbs. Plant now and you’ll have flowers from February to … Continue reading

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The secret to great hanging baskets

Want to know the secrets to¬†great hanging baskets? Look no further! Firstly, when you plant up, always use a good quality compost, and add some slow release fertiliser and water retaining crystals – they’ll make the baskets so much easier … Continue reading

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Cold weather and gardening

Snow and frost can be a problem for gardeners as it can damage plant growth and kill tender plants. Frost problems are often made worse where plants face the morning sun, as this causes them to defrost quickly, rupturing their … Continue reading

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