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In a bulb lasagne, pots are planted up with alternate layers of bulbs and compost. The biggest and latest flowering bulbs go in first, with layers of earlier flowering bulbs on top. Two layers of bulbs will give you a beautiful spring display, but if you’re feeling daring you can even go for three. The…

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In This Guide, We Will Show You How To Overwinter Your Chilli Plants Chilli plants are not annuals. They are in fact short-lived perennials, so if you can successfully overwinter your plants you get fresh chillies much earlier the next season than growing each year from seed. In the winter months, a plant reacts to…

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At this time of year, we all have new starts (Plug Plants) to go into the ground. These small brassicas such as spring greens cauliflower, kale and the like are a favorite of pigeons. They love to undo all the hard work you have put in nurturing these little seedlings to a size where they…

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Ever thought about growing your own mushrooms? They can grow in all sorts of medium such as straw, woodchip, cardboard and coffee grounds. We don’t have to be limited to the button mushrooms we see in the supermarkets; there are literally thousands of edible types. One way my partner and I have experimented with growing mushrooms…