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6 Handsome Summer-Flowering Bulbs and How to Plant Them

Summer flowering bulbs can provide a spectacular show, bringing electrifying colour to your garden through the warmest months of the year. Here are 6 bulbs that you can plant this spring for stunning blooms throughout the summer and vibrant flowers that will dazzle and delight. (more…)

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How to Plant a Beautiful Hanging Basket for Spring

With the weather warming up and your spring bulbs peeping through, now is the perfect time to plant a beautiful spring hanging basket, bringing colour and cheer to your garden. Buying the right plants Because there is a risk of frost until April time, you’ll need to choose plants that are hardy enough to stand up to poor weather. At this time of year, the choice of annuals is a little sparse – so you may want to include some perennials [...]

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Which Plants Can Be Grown Indoors During Winter?

We all know how disheartening it can be during the winter months to restrict the horticultural pursuits to just a few hours a week, when the weather permits and you can force yourself out into the cold climes. Our green fingers become itchy fingers as we long for the feel of a trowel or hoe in hand, and we gaze outside at the snow covering our favourite gardening playground. (more…)