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Wednesday 26 October 2016
by Wulf
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Some of these…

We should have some of these growing in the garden next year. A few weeks ago I made an order from J Parker’s, including 6 Digitalis, 6 Hollyhocks and 6 Monarda along with some daffodil bulbs. They turned up after … Continue reading

Monday 28 December 2015
by Wulf
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Putting Down Roots

There is an interesting article by George Monbiot about flooding on the Guardian website. Apparently there is clear research evidence that vegetation reduces flooding but farming subsidies encourage the removal of plants other than grass on farmland. Consequently we end … Continue reading

Monday 4 August 2014
by Wulf
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Brave Plant of the Year

Brave plant of the year award, at least in my garden heats, goes to Echinacea purpurea: This perennial flower has recently come into bloom but what this view doesn’t show you is the damage is suffered earlier in the year: … Continue reading