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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 »

Top gardening trends

Top gardening trends

2014 is all about big planting schemes, perennials doubling up as annuals and falling in love with shrubs again. Here are our top gardening trends… BIG planting Lots of gardeners… Read more »

Garden past its best, time for composting

Garden past its best, time for composting

Some things in the garden are now past their best and will need composting or cutting back if I don’t need the seed heads. I normally have the greenhouses empty… Read more »

New Christmas gifts range now online

New Christmas gifts range now online

Our new Christmas gifts range is now online! We’ve given our Christmas gifts website a revamp and now you’ll find a wide range of gifts at www.thompson-morgan.com/gifts-for-christmas Each gift is… Read more »

You say potato, we definitely said TomTato®

You say potato, we definitely said TomTato®

No doubt you’ve seen Thompson & Morgan’s latest news on the TomTato®; a unique grafted plant, which combines an extra sweet tomato with a delicious white potato! Now, the concept… Read more »

Autumn colour is coming

Autumn colour is coming

Autumn colour is coming… I am sitting looking out at the garden and there seems to be a funny tinge to the trees. They have a kind of lightness in… Read more »

A day’s filming with Richard Jackson

A day’s filming with Richard Jackson

A day’s filming with Richard Jackson I live in Bournemouth which is quite a mild gardening climate, although of course we have had some really bad winters over the last… Read more »

Gardening news – sparrows, winter bedding, legionella outbreak

Gardening news – sparrows, winter bedding, legionella outbreak

In this week’s gardening news we bring you an update on sparrows, winter bedding and a recent legionella outbreak… Sparrows helped by wild(er) gardens Sparrow populations have stabilised after many… Read more »

Top 10 winter bedding plants

Top 10 winter bedding plants

Top 10 winter bedding plants As summer draws to an end it’s an ideal time to be thinking about winter bedding plants for cheerful colour during the coldest months of… Read more »

TomTato® – harvest potatoes AND tomatoes from the same plant

TomTato® – harvest potatoes AND tomatoes from the same plant

World exclusive TomTato® Harvest potatoes AND tomatoes from the same plant Thompson & Morgan announces another major horticultural breakthrough. Specially hand-grafted plants producing potatoes AND tomatoes are now available to… Read more »