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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

GARDENING NEWS

Harrogate Autumn Flower Show 2017: plant hunters

Meet Raiders of the Lost Parks Plant hunters fought off bandits, pirates and pestilence à la Indiana Jones to bring gardeners prized specimens back from...

FEATURED PLANTS

ENVIRONMENT

Mandy's garden

Native plants and ‘lazy’ gardening best for wildlife

RHS study backs the sloppy gardener! I'm always banging on about not being so controlling in the garden and it seems the Royal Horticultural Society...
Allotment

National Allotments Week 2017

Find out your local events: August 14-20 It's National Allotments Week and this year the theme is Growing the Movement, paying tribute to the hard...

PRODUCTS AND REVIEWS

VEGETABLES

Year of the Pepper 2018

Tone down the chilli heat and look for flavour The heat is on... 2018 has been designated the Year of the Pepper, but there's more...

Mr Fothergill’s RHS Award of Garden Merit seeds

New range celebrates preferred partner status A new flower and vegetable seed range from Mr Fothergill’s has been tried, tested and recommended by experts at...

New veg seeds 2018: my top picks

Catalogue overload? Here are 11 veg worth a try It's great when the new catalogues come in and you can sit curled up in a...

FRUIT

PLACES TO VISIT, COOL GARDENS, HORTICULTURAL SHOWS