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Wednesday 12 September 2018
by Wulf
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Seedtime

In the polytunnel, the tomatoes have been ripe for a few weeks now and I expect they will be going for another month or more. However, mid-harvest is a good time to get on with seed collection to get ready … Continue reading

Thursday 30 August 2018
by Wulf
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Crataegus monogyna

Aboroculturists will probably have noted from the title that I’m pondering hawthorn. A common tree in the UK, it is often found in rural hedgerows – the thorny spines make a good barrier while the berries feed many animals (and … Continue reading

Friday 27 July 2018
by Wulf
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Summer Prune

The general rule for pruning flowering shrubs is that ones that bloom before mid-summer get pruned once the flowering finish and ones that flower after-midsummer get pruned in the spring. Do check before you rush out with your secateurs but … Continue reading

Tuesday 17 July 2018
by Wulf
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How the Garden Has Grown

When we first moved into our present house, about eight years ago, you could clearly see the back bedroom of a house in the next road. Nothing too untoward but sometimes you would see the young man living there doing … Continue reading