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July Gardening Jobs

There’s a painting by Frederick Lord Leighton called ‘Flaming June’ and it perfectly sums up the month we’ve just had...

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Great Fosters ‘Meet the Bees’ Lunch Event – 27th July

There’s nothing quite like the sound of bees buzzing in a summer garden. It’s an oddly relaxed sound, given that...

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June Gardening Jobs

It’s all go in the garden this month! The bouts of warm sunshine and heavy showers are making everything grow...

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Kew’s Temperate Glasshouse Re-opens…

It’s been a long time coming – 5 years if you’re counting – but earlier this month, after a painstaking...

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May Gardening Jobs

May, marvellous May! It’s arrived at long last – still a bit chilly here and there but the sunshine seems...

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RHS Chelsea Flower Show – 22nd – 26th May

After a late spring and cold winter, this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show is surely more welcome than ever as...

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April Gardening Jobs

We think of April as a decidedly spring-like month, but it can still feel very much in the grip of...

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Garden Shows to Welcome in the Spring…

April is always a rather magical month – it begins with most plants in the garden making modest attempts to...

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March Gardening Jobs

We’ve made it! We’ve endured the long, dark nights (and days, too) and made it through the winter all the...

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Plant hunting at spring fairs…

You can always tell when someone’s a keen gardener because every time you visit them there’s usually a collection of...

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