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Skimmia – for winter interest in the garden

Why you should consider planting Skimmia’s in your garden… Attractive evergreen and easy to grow Skimmia’s are stalwarts when it comes to providing interest in the Autumn and Winter when you need it most. Tweet

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Plants For The Shade

Making the most of Shade by Myles Challis Many are mistakenly under the impression that shade is a no go area for plants.  Obviously some plants do need sun but many are happy in either sun or shade and for … Continue reading

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Magnolia Grandiflora creates Instant Impact!

Magnolia Grandiflora This magnificent evergreen magnolia tree is called grandiflora due to its massive showy flowers and large, shiny, dark green, leathery leaves (the undersides of which are an unusual copper colour). Tweet

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Climbing Plants – to enhance your garden

Climbing Plants – using climbers to enhance your garden and provide screening Many varieties of climbing plants are available and to narrow the choices you need to decide how you want the climber to work for you in your garden:- … Continue reading

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Spring Flowering and Scented Trees and Shrubs

It’s still cold outside but gradually we are starting to feel the start of Spring. The Daphne Odora Aureomarginata are in full flower and their scent is heavenly. Flowering started just around Valentine’s Day. They are fully hardy outside but … Continue reading

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