Plants and Planting

Plants and Planting with Annie Guilfoyle

In March, Garden Designer and teacher Annie Guilfoyle joined us for the second part of her webinar series, The Garden Design Process: Plants and Planting. We brought together some of the highlights from the session for you to consider as you design...More >
Tags: growing, garden design, gardening, Planting Schemes
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Ann Marie Powell Book

Ann-Marie Powell's My Real Garden Book Review

Garden Designer, TV personality and Author, Ann-Marie Powell has taken the past year in her stride, harnessing everything we love about the outdoors and our gardens, pouring her energy into creating a unique and wonderful book, My Real Garden. At...More >
Tags: book, real garden, gardening, advice
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Alitex allotment

3 immunity boosting edibles that you can grow

With the growing season well and truly on the way, we've put together a list of immunity boosting veg you can get growing now. Beetroot Rich in glutamine, fibre, vitamin B6, manganese, potassium, iron, and vitamin C; Beetroot is particularly good...More >
Tags: Immunity boosting, allotment, peppers, beetroot
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Julia Parker Little Grower's Cookbook Review

Little Grower's Cookbook Review

With a year of intermittent home schooling under some of our belts, it can be difficult to think of new ways in which we can engage with our children. Authors Ghillie James and Julia Parker have come together to create a beautifully illustrated,...More >
Tags: Growing cookbook. gardening, Recipes
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Terrarium step by step

How to make a simple Terrarium

Terrariums are ideal if you don’t have much space or want to bring some greenery inside. They are low-maintenance , a great introduction to growing under glass and a good desk companion. We’ve put together some simple steps to help you create your...More >
Tags: Terrarium, how to, Succulents
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