Tuesday, October 22, 2019

PLACES TO VISIT, HORTICULTURAL SHOWS, COOL GARDENS

RHS gardens events October 2019

Enjoy the colours of autumn and the fun of the half-term holidays 1 October: Autumn Community Free Day, all gardens, times vary Free entry to all...

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Keep your garden untidy for wildlife in autumn

How to have a wildlife-friendly garden in autumn

RSPB's advice to help animals and birds prepare for winter Less work equals more wildlife in your autumn garden, says the Royal Society for the...
Be the star of Halloween by growing your own pumpkin next year

Best pumpkins to grow for Halloween lanterns

Grow next year's lanterns - why not try white or warty pumpkins? I’m not a huge fan of US-style pumpkins which have killed off our...

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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...

Why is my apricot tree oozing sap?

Gummosis and canker can affect all stone fruit trees - here's what to do I noticed my apricot tree, despite bearing a good crop last...

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