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Plants for dry shade – video

Watch my quick video where I show you three plants that can grow in dry shade under a pine tree…

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Things to make with elderflowers

Elders grow absolutely all over the place – they’re the ‘weed’ of trees. We’re lucky to have them, because their flowers are so delicious and so versatile, you can make a whole host of tasty treats and drinks with them. … Continue reading

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Seasonal salads

Originally posted on The Morningstar Kitchen Garden:
One of my big plans for next year is a vertical garden, along a sunny wall, to grow salads and herbs. We moved in this July, so at present the ‘kitchen garden’ is…

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Gardeners in time

Originally posted on thetattooedgardener:
As my time at Trinity draws to a close, I have been reminiscing about my horticulture career and my journey to the dizzy heights of Head Gardener at Trinity College. Especially remembering how difficult it was…

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Hello! More posts coming very soon

In case you’re wondering where I am and why I haven’t posted for a while – I’ve just had a baby! So I’ve been a bit preoccupied, but will be back on the blogging very soon. I’ve a few good … Continue reading

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Show gardens at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2014

Originally posted on gardennomey:
The show gardens at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show are some of the biggest and mot impressive exhibits. Every year, it amazes me how the designers can get a brand new blank canvas to look like…

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New plants at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2014

Originally posted on gardennomey:
Being the plant trend-setting hotspot of the year, The Great Pavilion at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show is one of the best places for nurseries and growers to showcase their brand new varieties. Every year there…

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