Monday, August 19, 2019

PLACES TO VISIT, HORTICULTURAL SHOWS, COOL GARDENS

RHS gardens events August 2019

Celebrate the school summer holidays! The four RHS Gardens have their summer events schedule in full swing, with activities to suit all the family (even...

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ENVIRONMENT, HEALTH, COMMENT

Grass helps to drain away excess water

Why you shouldn’t use artificial turf

Lawn expert David Hedges-Gower on the environmental dangers of fake grass As regular readers will know, I don't write about lawns because I don't have...
Pine martens have been reintroduced into Northumberland thanks to Back from the Brink

Back from the Brink Project in 25th Birthday National Lottery Awards finals

Conservation project needs your vote in the Best Heritage Project category The Back from the Brink conservation project is appealing for votes after reaching the...

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Best multi-branching sunflowers

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...

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...

New dwarf sunflower Sunbelievable

Exclusive plants from Thompson & Morgan Maybe I’ll have to add this one to my best branching sunflowers… A new dwarf sunflower has been launched this...

Scotland’s Garden Scheme 2019

64 gardens opening for the first time More than 500 private gardens are to open their gates for charity across Scotland this year with the...

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