Surviving The Long, Hot Summer

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This time next year we’ll probably be moaning about the cold and wet. Meanwhile it’s clear that UK gardens and gardeners are ill-equipped to cope with extended, hot summers. Here’s how we’ve coped in Broadstairs.

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How To Enjoy Your Garden In June

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June is the most quintessentially English month. Country gardens are brimming with hollyhocks, lupins, delphiniums, peonies, irises and, of course, roses. Here’s how to get the most enjoyment from your garden this month.

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Garden Diary: May 2020 Part I

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Where, oh where did May go? No sooner had it started than June was upon us. Now it’s midsummer, the longest day is almost […]

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Allot of Social Distancing

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If there can be any positive from the current worldwide situation it is the time that we now have at our disposal. We can […]

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In The Night Garden

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When was the last time you ventured out into your garden after nightfall? Not at dusk, or to put the rubbish out, but to […]

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Tales from the Gin & Tonic Garden

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  As a rule, I don’t sit down, unless it’s to eat a meal or to work. When I make myself a cup of […]

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Le Jardin Secret, Marrakech

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  To create a new garden and open it to the public in the space of three years would be a challenge for the […]

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