Articles about horticulture


Soho Farmhouse: a guided tour of the kitchen garden

Last updated: 06/30/2018

Soho Farmhouse: a guided tour of the kitchen garden Anna Greenland, head gardener at Soho Farmhouse Credit: Mark Diacono Mark Diacono 9 June 2017 • 6:00pm I feel as if I’ve been...

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Horticultural therapy: 'Gardening makes us feel renewed inside'

Last updated: 06/07/2018

Most gardeners would prefer to be busy in the garden, rather than think about how tilling the soil and growing plants affects the mind. But as a psychiatrist and...

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Fuchsia spp (Ladys Eardrops) Monthly Plant Care Reminders

Last updated: 06/07/2018

Feed once with an organic fertilizer designed for blooming plants. 3. Water Keep the soil surrounding the plant moist but not soggy. When conditions become dry and the Santa Ana...

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How to turn your garden into a wildlife haven

Last updated: 06/05/2018

CREATE A REAL BUZZ IN YOUR BACKYARD   The wilder your garden grows, the more birds, mammals and insects it will attract, says Monty Don. The trick is to make it both...

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Episode 50: Chelsea flower show 2018

Last updated: 06/05/2018

The Chelsea flower show is the world's most famous gardening event, but houseplants are starting to make big inroads into this fixture in the horticultural calendar. I visited...

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American Public Gardens Association

Last updated: 06/02/2018

Rock-hard, lumpy, and larger than a softball, pale-green Osage oranges seem to be no good for anything but a twisted ankle. But to Levi Funk, they smelled like opportunity. On...

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Events for Sun 27 May – Sun 27 May – Chelsea Fringe

Last updated: 05/30/2018

An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until Sun 27 May, 2018 online – Greenwich Park Greenwich London, SE10 8Xj United Kingdom + Google Map Celebrating the first...

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Gardens: self-seeders

Last updated: 05/30/2018

Self-seeders are a cheap and easy way to fill up gaps and inject change and interest Self-seeders have developed an unfortunate reputation in some parts of the gardening world....

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Rare Plant Fair Newsletter - June 2018

Last updated: 05/28/2018

Welcome to our June newsletter. The season really seems to be getting into its stride now and gardens (not to mention our nurseries' sales tables!) are bursting with colour. we...

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Graham Stuart Thomas and the Mottisfont old roses

Last updated: 05/28/2018

Graham Stuart Thomas was born on April 3, 1909 and all this year the National Trust has been celebrating the centenary of his birth with a series of events that pay tribute to...

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Top 10 Reasons to Buy a Fruit Cage-Garden Blog

Last updated: 05/27/2018

1. A fruit cage can protect fruit and vegetables in your kitchen garden from birds, butterflies, aphids, deer, badgers or foxes allowing you to harvest more of the crops you...

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Griffith Buck

Last updated: 05/26/2018

Griffith Buck (1915 – 28 March 1991) was a professor of horticulture at Iowa State University who created over 80 named cultivars of the rose, all of which are capable of...

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