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Gardens on Wheels

Feel like you’ve no idea what season we’re in? That it has just started to feel like spring and whammo, along comes a cold snap along with (in some parts of the country) some snow? Return-to-winter moments like this are more than enough to do any gardener’s head in, but luckily we’re a crafty lot. […]

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Balcony Gardening Trends for 2016

Romeo, Romeo where for art thou Romeo . . . or all that’s good in balcony gardening this year! As usual at this time of year I have started with our usual pilgrimage to IPM Essen in Germany. Fortunately, as opposed to previous years, the weather was quite benign (almost balmy) which made the trip […]

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5 Simple Garden Container Ideas

Although many people simply use filled garden containers on their deck or patio to add impact, they can be used as problem-solvers! Let’s look at five examples below… To start with, regardless of where and how you’re using them, for maximum impact, garden containers of mixed plants should include a “Thriller” (usually a tall plant), […]

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