Saturday, July 4, 2020
Blog: A contrary month in every way! June has been a month of sharp contrasts - cloudy, misty and humid for more than a week at the beginning, followed by a week of extreme heat and thunderstorms. As I write,...

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Guest blog by lawn expert David Hedges-Gower. Picture; David Hedges-Gower

Lawn care: aeration and scarification

Guest blog from lawn expert David Hedges-Gower Thanks very much to David Hedges-Gower for providing this much-needed information on a topic I know nothing about, not...
Painting over the cracks - trying to hide compost/rubbish corner

Coronavirus: what to do with waste when garden rubbish collections stop

Blog: Our council tells us not to spring clean! It's a very minor thing in the current crisis, but like some other local authorities, Gateshead...

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Song thrush fledgling

Why you should leave fledglings alone – RSPB

Young birds are tougher than they look As many more people are taking an interest in birds during the coronavirus pandemic, lockdown has seen a...

ASHRIDGE NURSERIES' PLANT OF THE WEEK: GERANIUM WARGRAVE PINK

FRUIT, VEG, FEATURED PLANTS, FLOWER SEEDS

On trial: Aloe Safari Sunrise and tomato Rubylicious from Thompson &...

Plants that are not all that they seem... Another of my posts from the Garden Press Event - this time I'm focusing on two plants...

RECIPES AND DEALING WITH GLUTS