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Heleborous orientalis pinkGardening is going from strength to strength, and is a great hobby to have - especially in these increasingly busy times. There is nothing quite so satisfying as starting your plants off and seeing them reach maturity - giving you a show of colour in what is becoming a stressful life. Take time out for your garden. Your life will be fuller for it!

We have help section the start off with the raising of new or small plants, and then guiding you through all staged of developments and the subsequent aftercare. Hopefully we will alert you the potential problems with our comprehensive guides.

Gardening can be an important aspect of your general wellbeing - whether it is a bit of exercise digging the vegetable plot, or just drooling over the colourful display you have in your easy-to-care-for window box or patio tub.

Miscanthus grasses

Ornamental Grasses for year-round interest.

Penstemon Ruby
Perennials  form an important part of the garden.



Lily 'Touching'
Flowering Bulbs in the Garden - All Year Round at that!



Coloured begonia rex leaf
House Plants
- Taking the garden indoors




Potentilla Pink
Plants A-Z
- Everything to do with plants not in the main sections



Wisteria
Climbing Plants have always been one of our most popular subjects..




Azalea Orange flowers
Shrubs
-
 The backbone of all gardens large and small.



Pruned shrub
Pruning shrubs
We unravel the mystique





Rose close up Hanah Gordon
Roses
have been written off many times




Onion Seedheads
Vegetables
- This year to start growing your own?



Lavandula butterly type
Herbs
 are not only for cooking. They look great also




Ripe Strawberries
Fruit
 - Only when you have tried your own will you know!




Striped Lawn
Lawn Care
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 The garden starts here!




Fuchsia cuttings being potted
Plant Propagation
 Seed sowing and cutting - More plants!




Small informal garden pond
Garden Ponds
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Great feature in the right garden




Silver Birch Button
Advice about trees section




Decking project
Decking - Our newly laid out Decking section, to help you decide how to design and build a garden deck.




Ivy Weed
Weeds




Imaptiens
Gardening - If you are new to gardening, or need some in-depth information about the inner workings of the garden, this could be of interest to you.



Brick Archways
Landscape Gardening




Vermiculiy=te for soil

Soil



a Tick in the box
Best Ten




Target
Businesses near you






Violas

This Month




urn container of plants

Container Gardening


How to
Osmosis - Essential to plant life - a non-scientific explanation
We re-introduce the Flowertime Project  which had to be put on ice last year.
We also bring back our Gardening Events Section - If you are an organiser, make use of it for FREE!
More gardening advice resources at RHS





Recent additions.

Brugmansia Angels TrumpetBrugmansia - The Angels Trumpets shrub for a stunning display in summer.
If the flowers look good, they have the added advantage of scent!

Houttuynia ChameleonThe Chameleon Plant - Houttuynia cordata Chameleon is a colourful perennial for a damp place - or near the pond

Lupin mixtureLupins are the all-time favourite for cottage gardens, but are welcome in any border - sun or dappled shade. A great colourful perennial.

Cleome Spider Flower PlantCleome hassleriana the Spider Flower. A hardy annuals which grows to 5ft (1.5m) in the season!

Close up of Daffodil flowers
How to Care for your Daffodils

Wisteria close up
Climbing Plants

***Wisteria to prune this month of February***

 

Striped Lawn
Care for your Lawn

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