Tuesday, October 24, 2017

GARDENING NEWS

Hillier Nurseries Celebrity Memory Tree Auction

Own a piece of RHS Chelsea history A charity auction is giving 13 people the chance to own a piece of RHS Chelsea Flower Show...

FEATURED PLANTS

ENVIRONMENT AND HEALTH

Out To Lunch Campaign. Picture; Soil Association

Best and worst kids’ menus at restaurant chains

Soil Association and Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall reveal shocking statistics A new league table ranking children’s food in 25 of the UK’s most popular restaurant chains was...
Red squirrel harvesting acorns

Seed Gathering Season 2017

The Tree Council's bid to grow trees of the future, Sept 23-Oct 23 This autumn, The Tree Council is aiming to inspire everyone, particularly schoolchildren...

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

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