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A splash of Autumn Colour

Already, the birds are enjoying the berries and we are enjoying the beautiful shades & diversity of the autumnal garden. The balmy late September London sunshine is like a cherry on top. Early autumn is a special time to savour, … Continue reading

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Olive Trees for Sale UK hardy – don’t miss our special offers!

Olive Trees (Olea Europea) have much to offer today’s urban garden or patio. Olive trees, being slow growing, do as well in containers as in the ground. The soft grey-blue foliage of the olive trees blends in beautifully with other … Continue reading

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Plants for Japanese Gardens – a summer perspective!

In summer a Japanese garden is a haven of cool & calm, offering shade and dappled sunlight in a balanced and structured landscape. Add to this the soothing sound of running water (a typical feature in Japanese gardens), a splash … Continue reading

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An exceedingly pretty climber: Passiflora Caerulea ‘White Lightning’ (Passion Flower White Lightning)

A striking evergreen climber, Passiflora Caerulea ‘White Lightning’ (Passion Flower White Lightning) is a vigorous grower. This variety originates from Brazil and freely produces large fragrant white flowers in mid-summer that look quite spectacular and are generally followed by orange … Continue reading

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Plants for Pollinators: Helping Bees & other Pollinating Insects

Nothing evokes that summer feeling quite like the gentle buzz of a busy bumble bee, happily gathering nectar and pollen.  Yet we are all sadly aware of the serious decline in numbers of our precious pollinators (honey bees, wild bees, … Continue reading

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