West Dean Garden Greenhouses

West Dean Gardens Supervisor Sarah Wain shares top tips on greenhouse growing

West Dean Gardens has undergone a major transformation since 1987. Gardens manager Jim Buckland and Gardens Supervisor Sarah Wain have carried out a complete restoration and development of the gardens, bringing the historic temperament of the...More >
Tags: sarah wain, cold frames, Winter Growing, greenhouse gardening, Greeenhouse environments, west dean gardens
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The Walled Kitchen Garden Network

A Weekend with The Walled Kitchen Garden Network

This weekend our friends from the Walled Kitchen Garden Network are holding their annual Forum at Clandeboye Estate in Northern Ireland. The Forum is a weekend event, boasting specialist guest speakers, exclusive tours of Clandeboye Estate and Mount...More >
Tags: The Walled Kitchen Garden Network, Historic Greenhouses, greenhouse
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How To Create A Sustainable Garden

How To Create A Sustainable Garden

Sustainability, and how we go about achieving it, is becoming increasingly important. It can be beneficial to us and to the environment if we all choose to improve sustainability within our homes and gardens. Here are a few top tips on how to be a...More >
Tags: Sustainable, Sustainable Gardening, gardening, greenhouses
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Peaches and Nectarines

Peaches and Nectarines

The first time I lay in the shade of a peach tree I'd planted, a glorious early August day it was too, I was dozing in a cloud of peach perfume - the ripening fruit telling anyone who'd listen that they were on their way. A single fruit left the...More >
Tags: Peaches, Nectarines, Growing Peaches, Growing Nectarines, homegrown, Mark Diacano
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Hampton Court Chewton Glen

Hampton Court Flower Show with Chewton Glen

At Chewton Glen , I have been involved in many high profile events and projects; these moments are what I love most about working for such a prestigious hotel. However, when I was asked by Alitex to be a part of their stand at Hampton Court Flower...More >
Tags: chewton glen, kitchen garden, hampton court, darren venables, Photography Credit Adam Lynk
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National Trust Ickworth

Out with the Box and in with the Stumps

Now I've got the cheesy title out the way I can tell you a little more about our main focus and what has been for the last three years in the gardens at Ickworth . Dealing with Box Blight hasn't been an easy challenge, and since our major outbreak...More >
Tags: National Trust Ickworth, Dealing with Box Blight
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