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Gardening news – time to start gardening

Gardening news – time to start gardening

Read our selection of the week’s gardening news here. Time to start gardening It’s time to get your gardening gloves on and brave the cold! Spring is late this year,… Read more »

Oca – the taste test

Oca – the taste test

Oca – the taste test In January one of our guest bloggers wrote about oca, a vegetable originally from South America that’s grown very much like potatoes. The knobbly tubers… Read more »

Beetroot – the versatile wonder-veg

Beetroot – the versatile wonder-veg

Beetroot is one of the most versatile vegetables you can find – gone are the days of sharp, pickled beetroot, the stuff that most of us remember being given at… Read more »

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 »