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Gardening news – spring, bees and Buckingham Palace

Gardening news – spring, bees and Buckingham Palace

Every week we’ll put together a selection of the week’s gardening news stories. Here’s the first instalment. It may be the first day of spring, but the weather certainly isn’t… Read more »

Innovative new online plant finder tool from Thompson & Morgan

Innovative new online plant finder tool from Thompson & Morgan

An innovative new ‘Plant Finder’ tool has been added to Thompson & Morgans’s award-winning website. Aimed at both beginner and experienced gardeners, the ‘Plant Finder’ promises to help with the… Read more »

£80 billion spent on UK gardens

£80 billion spent on UK gardens

We’ve just read on the Telegraph website that UK gardeners have invested a massive £80 billion in their gardens, with the average household spending £1,790. But the article also said… Read more »

The sweetest tomato you’ll ever taste – or your money back

The sweetest tomato you’ll ever taste – or your money back

The sweetest tomato you’ll ever taste – or your money back ‘I’m so confident you won’t be disappointed, that I’ll give you your money back if you don’t think this… Read more »

Winners of The Alan Titchmarsh Show competition

Winners of The Alan Titchmarsh Show competition

Winners of The Alan Titchmarsh Show competition visit ITV studios On Tuesday 12th March, the lucky winners of our Alan Titchmarsh Show competition claimed their prize and spent the afternoon… Read more »

Choosing the right plants for your garden

Choosing the right plants for your garden

Selecting the right plants for your garden can be a daunting task, especially when there are so many to choose from. We’ve put together a few ‘top 10′ lists of… Read more »

Daphne ‘Eternal Fragrance’ wins gold award

Daphne ‘Eternal Fragrance’ wins gold award

Daphne ‘Eternal Fragrance’ won a gold award in the ‘New Plant’ category of the Salon du Végétal trade show in Angers, France in February this year. This delightful plant was… Read more »

Hydrangea Glam Rock – colour changes in different soils

Hydrangea Glam Rock – colour changes in different soils

Hydrangea ‘Glam Rock’ – colour changes in different soils One of our fastest selling shrubs ever, hydrangea ‘Glam Rock’ (sometimes also known by the tongue-twister name of ‘Schloss Wackerbarth’) is… Read more »

Pick a bouquet a week – and the flowers still keep coming!

Pick a bouquet a week – and the flowers still keep coming!

Pick a bouquet a week – and the flowers still keep coming! There’s a great deal of excitement at Thompson & Morgan, one of the UK’s largest mail order seed… Read more »

Garden centres to stop selling neonicotinoid pesticides

Garden centres to stop selling neonicotinoid pesticides

Neonicotinoid pesticides taken off the shelves… Bee numbers have been in serious decline for some time now and neonicotinoid pesticides are thought to have contributed to the worldwide fall in… Read more »