Somerset Sweet Peas
Ten things to do in the garden now to give you a lovely spring
- October 31, 2020, 06:00
1. Make some leaf mould As autumn leaves come tumbling down, now is the time to put that natural beauty to good use in your garden or allotment. Leaf(...)
Plant bulbs now to nourish bees and bring spring joy
- September 19, 2020, 06:00
In the turning of a gardening year, September is the month of reckonings and new beginnings, of bittersweet farewells and fresh starts. Few feel fresh(...)
Pink dandelions, cucamelons, edible lupins: seeds to plant now for a delicious summer
- January 5, 2019, 00:00
January- that mournful month of small, grey days and an invalid sun that hangs low and weak in the winter sky - is never an easy time of the year for (...)
Frilly but not fragile: how to grow a hardy sweet pea
- October 13, 2018, 00:00
Hauntingly beautiful, intensely perfumed, floriferous, colourful and surprisingly easy to grow, sweet pea has few rivals among flowering plants for my(...)
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