Harrogate Spring Flower Show 2013

Wind, hail and rain did not keep the visitors away from this year's Harrogate Spring Flower Show which took place from 25th - 28th April. Over 17 show gardens provided inspiration and in some cases proved that practicality needs to be a strong design feature  in our northern climate. The … [Read more...]



Jekka’s Herb Farm end of season plant sale

Jekka's herb farm will be holding it's end of season perennial plant sale from September 2nd-4th with Free entry for our readers. It’s harvest time in the herb garden and August and September are months of abundance, with plentiful supplies to use fresh from the garden. It’s also the ideal … [Read more...]



Belvoir Celebrate the Elderflower

To help celebrate the six week Elderflower harvest, Belvoir has enlisted the skills of Chef Valentine Warner, to bring you some great Elderflower recipes The elder (Sambucus nigra) occurs naturally all over Britain.  However, it is traditionally a hedgerow plant and as the hedgerows themselves … [Read more...]



Cobble Hey – Plants for Shade

Cobble Hey farm and Gardens in Lancashire is a wonderful place to see some stunning examples of  just how creative, colourful and tranquil, shade gardens can be. Exposed At 600 feet above sea level, the land of Cobble Hey farm could be very exposed and troublesome for the gardener. However, … [Read more...]



Easy grow cut flowers

Hardy annuals are an economical way to grow flowers for cutting and we have selected a range that can be sown direct and are easy to grow. Creating a stunning cut flower garden does not require a greenhouse, lots of seed trays to look after or endless hours of pricking out seedlings.  You … [Read more...]



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