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winter

cloches 15/02/2015

Top tips for sowing your vegetables undercover in winter

It’s easy to think that cold winter weather and harsh frosts can stop you from working in your garden, however now is a great time to not only plant bare root plants and hedges, but also get stuck into your vegetable plot.You don’t need to abandon your plot in winter as there are plenty of vegetables that can survive the colder months, and with the help of a few plant protectors and handy hints, sowing vegetables now can be easy and often you’ll find that winter planting allows your veg... Read More

Bodnant house 23/01/2015

Winter Inspiration: Get a warm outlook for your garden with The National Trust

You might not think winter is the season to meander through a stately home garden, but it’s the perfect time to get some evergreen inspiration. You’ll get hints and tips from their expert horticultural hands about just what grows and thrives through the current harsh conditions. You’ll be warmed by the abundance of winter colour from plants that can fight the frost and flourish. And you’ll also get to admire some of the most spectacular seasonal scenery that’s right on your doorstep. Here are some of our favourite National Trust... Read More