Potting on chillies Flower gardens of Keukenhof Growing a Standard Fuchsia – by Carol
An update from the Greenhouse

An update from the Greenhouse

Hello everyone! Firstly can I please say a big “Thank you” to everyone who has read my blog and given feedback. I must say I was really worried that no… Read more »

Fuchsias – The Big Bloomers

Fuchsias – The Big Bloomers

At Thompson & Morgan, we have been selling plants for over 20 years now, including thousands, if not millions, of fuchsias! Our customers love a good fuchsia; from the small-flowered,… Read more »

Fifty shades of green

Fifty shades of green

Couldn’t get tickets for the opening weekend of Fifty Shades of Grey? Get out in the garden instead; try our Fifty Shades of Green this season! We now offer a… Read more »

Making a start on your plot

Making a start on your plot

So you’re now the proud tenant of your new plot. You look, you scratch your head, you stand and survey. The fact of the matter is, there is only one… Read more »

Windowsill Gardening

Windowsill Gardening

I have been gardening since I was knee high to my Grandad, he taught me as much about gardening when I was a nipper as I learnt at school about… Read more »

Confessions of a Chilliholic

Confessions of a Chilliholic

The Grow Diary of a Chilliholic – January 2015 My name’s Kris and I’m a Chilliholic. It’s been nearly a year since I last opened a seed packet, and I’m… Read more »

Gardening is therapy – Ray’s story

Gardening is therapy – Ray’s story

A year ago when Ray came to Thrive, he was at a complete loss and couldn’t see a future for himself. Following a career in the army, including particularly tough… Read more »

My Fuchsia Experience so far – by Lucas Hatch

My Fuchsia Experience so far – by Lucas Hatch

Last year I bought the Thompson & Morgan Fuchsia ‘Giant Collection’. It included some of the biggest fuchsia flowers I had ever seen, Bella Rosella, Bicentennial, Quasar, Seventh Heaven and… Read more »

Home-grown fruit & veg is back on the menu

Home-grown fruit & veg is back on the menu

More and more people are keen to get their hands into trying home-grown fruit & veg in order to cut down the cost of their weekly shop. Combined with healthy… Read more »

How to grow fuchsias

How to grow fuchsias

There are few plant groups that are as diverse as the fuchsia. These exotic looking beauties are firm favourites for their pendant flowers in a wonderful range of colour combinations…. Read more »