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Festive gifts from the garden

Make your garden work a bit harder and generate a few natural gifts for...

Five ways with Poinsettias

For instant festive impact poinsettias are the go to plant, but there are lots...

Winter herbs

Harvesting herbs fresh from your own garden is easy, fabulous and provides unlimited flavour...

Winter bird care

The garden is rich in autumn fruit, seeds, nuts and berries and also insects,...

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Winter herbs

Harvesting herbs fresh from your own garden is easy, fabulous and provides unlimited flavour potential. Even over winter you can grow herbs outdoors.

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Christmas houseplants

The shops are brimming with some beautiful Christmas houseplants at the moment – but some are better than others. Here’s how to get the pick of the pots.

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Buying plants

Martyn Cox continues his beginners guide for gardeners. This week he has plenty of advice on buying plants for your garden.

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Why I love Christmas trees

Geoff Stonebanks outlines his love affair with Christmas trees past and present. I have always loved Christmas, going back as far as I can remember. Throughout the 60’s, 70’s and most of the 80’s, my parents ran a country pub...

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