Monthly Archives: February 2011

Iris unguicularis

Scroll down for cultivation tips………………. If the weather is mild this little Iris can flower from November to March. It is also good a a picked flower in a vase. The trick is to pick as much of the stem … Continue reading

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Don’t Forget to Listen to me this Sunday 10 to 12am

I broadcast a gardening programme on Phoenix 98 FM across Brentwood and Billericay every Sunday btween 10am and 12 noon. If you live outside that area you can listen to me by logging into the website on and pick … Continue reading

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RHS London Plant and Design Show 2011

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A first for me visiting the show. Some of the UK’s well known¬†nurseries were there and as it was a Spring Show nurseries such as Avon Bulbs and Broadleigh¬†Gardens were displaying there bulbs and spring flowers. There were other specialist … Continue reading

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Winter can really drag on and just when you think it is over we get a cold snap or very wet weather, however spring is showing in the garden and now is a good time to plan for the summer … Continue reading

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Patio Potato Growing Kit

I had read lots about patio potato growing and seen the results of friends growing them ( and not that impressed) but never tried myself. Of course I have grown potatoes in the ground and had good yields so I … Continue reading

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Pretty Pics!

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