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This summer I had great success with my tomato plants!

This summer I had great success with my tomato plants!

In previous years I have grown my tomato plants in grow bags in my mum and dad’s conservatory. I have grown various varieties including; Gardener’s Delight, Golden Sunrise, Beef Steak,… Read more »

2013 photo competition winners

2013 photo competition winners

The winners of Thompson & Morgan’s 2013 competition winners have been announced! There were 8 categories to enter this year and the judges had a very tough time deciding on… Read more »

End of season in the allotment

End of season in the allotment

Another growing season draws to an end, well just about. I have been down the allotment this morning and I am still getting crops from beetroot, leeks, cauliflower, parsnips, chard,… Read more »

Gardening news – why broccoli is so good for you

Gardening news – why broccoli is so good for you

Eating broccoli may help to slow the progress of arthritis According to new research, the first study into the effect of sulforaphane, a compound found in cruciferous vegetables, on joint… Read more »

Plants with a split personality

Plants with a split personality

Plants with a split personality Did you know that there are a few plants out there with some surprising properties, many of which you’d have no idea about at first… Read more »

Blueberry surprise

Blueberry surprise

Hey, look what I grew! Ok, so it doesn’t look like much, but these are the first few blueberries from my blueberry plant. I had them on my cereal and… Read more »

UK giant pumpkin record beaten

UK giant pumpkin record beaten

1,520lb whopper wins £1,000 for Dorset farmer Thompson & Morgan handed over a cheque for £1,000 to Dorset dairy farmer, Mark Baggs, at the annual Autumn Pumpkin Festival in Southampton… Read more »

Bramley Apple Pie Week

Bramley Apple Pie Week

Bramley Apple Pie Week (14th-20th October) Despite the slow start to spring, fruit harvests have been surprisingly good this year. Those of you with a glut of fruit will be… Read more »

How to grow TomTato®

How to grow TomTato®

How to successfully grow your TomTato® plants We’ve had an amazing amount of interest in our TomTato® plants and news of the new innovation has spread throughout the world! TomTato®… Read more »

Staff tree lily competition results

Staff tree lily competition results

A few months ago staff at Thompson & Morgan were invited to take part in the company’s tree lily® competition. Each entrant was given 3 tree lily® bulbs to grow,… Read more »