Articles about horticulture


National Garden Scheme Festival Weekend offers nationwide access to glorious gardens

Last updated: 06/30/2018

This year’s National Garden Scheme Festival Weekend will see gardens open in every county across England and Wales on 2 and 3 June. The National Garden Scheme Festival offers acc

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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 bee

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David Austin: 3 new roses for 2018

Last updated: 06/26/2018

David Austin Roses won yet another gold medal at Chelsea and introduced three new roses on their display. A traditional rose garden provided the backdrop for the launch of Emily B

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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 psychotherapist, I

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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 wi

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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 natu

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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 the

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Mullein moth

Last updated: 06/03/2018

The mullein moth, (Cucullia verbasci), is a noctuid moth with a Palearctic distribution. Forewing broad [for the genus], brownish ochreous; the costal streak and those preceding a

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Johnsons of Whixley joins forces with TV gardener Chris Myers and Dales charity for Flower Show - Local Gardener NEWSPAPER

Last updated: 06/03/2018

A local horticultural nurseRy has joined forces with TV’s ‘off-grid’ gardener to create a garden for the upcoming Chatsworth Flower Show, while rallying support for a Yorkshi

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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 a

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