Friday, November 22, 2019

CHRISTMAS FOR GARDENERS

PLACES TO VISIT, HORTICULTURAL SHOWS, COOL GARDENS

Beamish Museum’s traditional Christmas celebrations

Santa kicks off his festive events at County Durham treasure Father Christmas will arrive at Beamish, The Living Museum of the North on Saturday, November...

FEATURED PLANTS AND FLOWER SEEDS

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ENVIRONMENT, HEALTH, COMMENT

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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Naked Gardeners 2020 calendar for Perennial

Going the Full Monty (not Monty Don though) for gardening charity A group of game gardeners has stripped off for the Naked Gardeners 2020 calendar...

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...

Best children’s gardening gifts

Sow the seeds of a lifelong love of horticulture Here's the latest instalment of gardening gifts for Christmas and by far the most important -...

FRUIT AND VEGETABLES

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