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Growing Guide: How to Grow Ranunculus
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Growing Guide: How to Grow Ranunculus

Posted by Mae Georgiou on Feb 07, 2024

The joys of cultivating Ranunculus go beyond their reliable performance and attractive blooms – this cut-flower boasts an unbelievably long vase life! Producing multiple blooms per plant, your garden or...

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Growing Guide: How to Grow Sedum (Stonecrop)
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Growing Guide: How to Grow Sedum (Stonecrop)

Posted by Mae Georgiou on Feb 06, 2024

Sedum, commonly known as Stonecrop, stands out as a versatile and robust genus of succulent plants, widely embraced in gardens throughout the UK for its resilience to drought and ease...

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All About Begonias!
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All About Begonias!

Posted by Ben Rotteveel on Jan 30, 2024

Filling your garden with begonias is like inviting a troupe of flamboyant dancers to perform all summer long. These shade-loving beauties, with their lush, deep green leaves and blooms that...

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Growing Guide: How to Grow Nerine
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Growing Guide: How to Grow Nerine

Posted by Mae Georgiou on Jan 09, 2024

Celebrate the arrival of autumn with a burst of vivid colours and stunning exotic flowers courtesy of Nerines. These late-season wonders are the perfect way to prolong the vibrant display...

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Growing Guide: How to Grow Amarine
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Growing Guide: How to Grow Amarine

Posted by Mae Georgiou on Jan 09, 2024

Learn how to grow Amarine and embrace the arrival of autumn with a burst of vibrant colours and exotic blooms. These late-season wonders are the perfect way to extend the...

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Growing Guide: How to Grow Lilies
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Growing Guide: How to Grow Lilies

Posted by Mae Georgiou on Sep 12, 2023

Lilium, a category of herbaceous flowering plants that sprout from bulbs, is known for its impressive and sizable blossoms. Lily plants exhibit a wide array of colours and varieties, ranging...

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Growing Guide: How to Grow Tuberose (Polianthes)
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Growing Guide: How to Grow Tuberose (Polianthes)

Posted by Mae Georgiou on Sep 12, 2023

Tuberose, scientifically known as Polianthes tuberosa, is a fragrant and ornamental flowering plant native to Mexico. It is highly prized for its exquisite and intoxicating fragrance, which is often used...

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Growing Guide: How to Grow Bare-Root Perennials
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Growing Guide: How to Grow Bare-Root Perennials

Posted by Mae Georgiou on Sep 01, 2023

Reliable, resilient, and returning every year, bare root perennials bring quintessential cottage-garden charm. Their increasing impact each season offers a rewarding gardening investment, ensuring joy for years to come. Learn...

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Growing Guide: How to Grow Calla Lilies
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Growing Guide: How to Grow Calla Lilies

Posted by Mae Georgiou on Aug 30, 2023

Calla lilies make a stunning addition to any environment. They exude elegance and have remarkable longevity. They come in a wide array of colours, catering to various tastes and themes:...

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Growing Guide: How to Grow Begonias
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Growing Guide: How to Grow Begonias

Posted by Mae Georgiou on Aug 23, 2023

Begonias, a captivating genus of flowering houseplants, find their most common applications in flower beds, pots, and hanging baskets. They offer a kaleidoscope of shapes, colours, and sizes, casting their...

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Growing Guide: How to Grow Tricyrtis (Toad Lily)
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Growing Guide: How to Grow Tricyrtis (Toad Lily)

Posted by Mae Georgiou on Aug 10, 2023

Toad lilies (Tricyrtis hirta) are captivating additions to any shaded garden. These extraordinary lilies showcase six-petaled flowers in shades ranging from white to light purple, reminiscent of the mesmerising purple-spotted...

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Growing Guide: How to Grow Geum
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Growing Guide: How to Grow Geum

Posted by Mae Georgiou on Aug 08, 2023

Geum, commonly known as Avens, is a herbaceous perennial plant that belongs to the Rosaceae family. The flowers of Geum are the highlight of the plant. They come in a variety...

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