Sunday, November 18, 2018

PLACES TO VISIT, HORTICULTURAL SHOWS, COOL GARDENS

RHS gardens November events

Armistice Day and the start of Christmas celebrations 1–18 November: Marion Sidebottom Photography Exhibition, RHS Garden Hyde Hall An exhibition of fine art tree photography by...

FEATURED PLANTS AND FLOWER SEEDS

GARDENING NEWS, PRODUCTS, REVIEWS

ENVIRONMENT, HEALTH, COMMENT

Are gardeners a secret weapon against climate change?

Gardeners, climate change extremes and pollution

A little individual effort from us means a lot to the planet It seems that dire news about climate change and environmental catastrophe is hitting...
Fen orchid. Picture; BillyOh.com

Endangered rare UK plants under threat from walkers

Harming these species could lead to court action or fines A visit to the countryside could end up in a court appearance if you accidentally...

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Best multi-branching sunflowers

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Ideal way for horticultural students and to take first design steps It's a daunting task for even the brightest of young designers - creating a...

Amaryllis disease: red blotch

Red streaks and patches are bad news for bulbs - caused by fungus “What pretty leaf variegation!” This was my first thought when my five...

FRUIT AND VEGETABLES

Unusual hardy fruit for your garden

Ornamental and productive plants from Lubera If you want to grow fruit that's a little bit out of the ordinary or suitable for the smaller,...

Champion The Kelsae onion back for 2019

Legendary exhibition variety available as module-grown plants After a serious crop failure a couple of years back, showbench favourite onion the Kelsae is available again this year...

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