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How to grow hyacinths

How to grow hyacinths

Hyacinths are a popular spring bulb grown for their showy, colourful and highly fragrant flowers. Hyacinth bulbs can be planted in borders, containers and window boxes, looking most impressive when… Read more »

Our top 10 Christmas plant gifts

Our top 10 Christmas plant gifts

Christmas shopping can be stressful, so we’ve put together a list of our top 10 best-selling Christmas plant gifts for you! Whether you’re looking for presents for Mum, Christmas flowers,… Read more »

Gardening news – Great British Garden Revival

Gardening news – Great British Garden Revival

Great British Garden Revival Thompson & Morgan is due to feature in a new BBC show that aims to reignite a passion for gardening by showing viewers how to fill… Read more »

How to store vegetables

How to store vegetables

Which vegetables will store and how long will they keep? This is an annual dilemma faced by many gardeners. Often the need for storage is caused by gardeners being too… Read more »

A week in the life of Thompson & Morgan’s new product development manager

A week in the life of Thompson & Morgan’s new product development manager

It’s a busy time for us at Thompson & Morgan, here’s a taster of a typical week at work for me! Monday After a few days off, it’s back in… Read more »

Competition – how many seeds in this pumpkin?

Competition – how many seeds in this pumpkin?

This giant pumpkin recently broke the UK record for the heaviest specimen at the Autumn Pumpkin Festival in Southampton. The ‘monster’ is now outside Thompson & Morgan’s offices in Ipswich,… Read more »

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 »