Monthly Archives: July 2016

  1. How to get started with a balcony garden

    There’s a certain satisfaction that comes being surrounded by plants you have nurtured and helped thrive. But what if you live in an apartment without a garden? Balcony gardening allows you to still experience the rewards of growing your own plants and even your own food. Balcony gardening is a popular pastime for those who love to garden but have limited space.

    Where do you start?

    Firstly, it’s important to check out the practicalities. Are there any restrictions

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  2. The must-attend gardening events this summer

    Make the most of the last days of summer by attending one of the superb garden shows and events around the country. From Royal Horticultural Society grand gardening affairs to National Trust activity days, there is something for everyone.

    Gardening events this summer

    Tatton Flower Show

    One of the highlights in the Royal Horticultural Society’s calendar is the RHS Flower Show at Tatton Park. Held at Tatton Park in Knutsford, Cheshire, the show runs from Wednesday

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