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How to Cover a Raised Garden Bed to Extend Your Growing Season - Simplify, Live, Love

Last updated: 07/04/2019

Today, Dan and I are going to show you how to cover a raised garden bed. It’s not too hard to do, and since winter will be on us before we know it, now’s the perfect time to get...

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Planning Ahead for Next Year's Garden | Angie The Freckled Rose

Last updated: 07/03/2019

gardening , tuesdays in the garden , vegetables This year has probably been one of my hardest years when it came to growing crops. Why was it hard you ask? Well, I hardly grew...

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What Do You Need To Start A Vegetable Garden? A Guide

Last updated: 07/02/2019

What do you need to start a vegetable garden? When I started my own urban vegetable garden, I got confused because I did not know what to prepare. I don’t know the tools I...

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Grow long-flowering summer plants - The English Garden

Last updated: 07/01/2019

The garden can be at its most vividly colourful in summer, but some summer plants have a short flowering period. Make sure you maximise on brilliant colour with these...

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Five Key Steps for Planting Trees & Shrubs Like the Pros | joe gardener® | Organic Gardening Like a Pro

Last updated: 07/01/2019

Even in ideal conditions, I believe there are five key steps for planting trees and shrubs. Follow them, and you can virtually ensure that whatever you are putting in the ground...

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National Garden Scheme garden - Oak Tree House, South Kilworth, Leics

Last updated: 06/30/2019

The other day I went on a visit to Pam Shave's garden which opens for the National Garden Scheme (NGS).   Oak Tree House is located in South Kilworth in Leicestershire, a mere...

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Neanthe Bella Palm: Care Tips For This Table Top Palm -

Last updated: 06/30/2019

The Neanthe Bella Palm is widely grown and sold in the trade as a table top palm.  You’ll frequently see it used in dish gardens and mixed plantings as a fluffy little filler...

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Spirit in the Sky

Last updated: 06/30/2019

Photos and art of cats in garden settings. Saturday, September 16, 2017 Spirit in the Sky Sally J .Smith of Greenspirit Arts ( https://greenspiritarts.blogspot.com ) shared this...

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The ultimate water feature guide

Last updated: 06/29/2019

To my mind, water is the son et lumiere of the garden. It adds sound and light and also brings in life. Water features are brilliant for increasing the enjoyment of gardens –...

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Gardening Podcast Update

Last updated: 06/29/2019

I’m thrilled to report that since 2010, when I complained about there being only two gardening podcasts on my little iPod, there are now many more and their quality is amazing!...

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