Saturday, July 20, 2019

PLACES TO VISIT, HORTICULTURAL SHOWS, COOL GARDENS

Beamish Museum’s Festival of the 50s

For vintage and rock 'n' roll lovers, July 11-14 Head to County Durham's Beamish Museum for a trip back in time to the 1950s from...

FEATURED PLANTS AND FLOWER SEEDS

GARDENING NEWS, PRODUCTS, REVIEWS

ENVIRONMENT, HEALTH, COMMENT

One of the plant stalls, Mercado dos Lavradores, Funchal, Madeira

How gardeners could bring deadly plant disease back from holiday

RHS and Dame Helen Mirren's campaign to halt Xylella It’s holiday time again and for gardeners, the temptation to bring home plants and seeds from...
Madeiran banana divisions on sale, Mercado dos Lavradores, Funchal, Madeira

Can you bring plants into the UK from abroad?

Know the different rules for the EU and the rest of the world You know the dilemma - you're a gardener on holiday abroad and...

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Size isn't everything - go for multiple flowerers In late summer, you reap the rewards of growing sunflowers, with the traditional huge yellow heads nodding...

Growing Echiums from seed

Why I'm addicted to these exotic giants You may not have heard of them, or recognise them, but if you’re a fan of the exotic,...

Can you bring plants into the UK from abroad?

Know the different rules for the EU and the rest of the world You know the dilemma - you're a gardener on holiday abroad and...

FRUIT AND VEGETABLES

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