Gardening Blog

Sheen X300 Flamegun  Product Review

Sheen X300 Flamegun Product Review

Weeding the garden is an ongoing process that never seems to end and, of all the jobs in the garden, appears to be the most time consuming. We can hoe at speedwe … Read more

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17.10.2018

Solar Garden LIghts

The clocks haven’t yet gone back and the leaves are still on the trees but there is definitely a change in the light.  I love my time spent in the garden an … Read more

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03.10.2018

The Quickcrop Pea and Bean Frame

The Quickcrop Pea and Bean Frame

The Quickcrop Pea and Bean Frame is a support system designed for growing your own climbing garden peas and beans. Freshly picked home grown peas are one of t … Read more

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15.02.2017

Collecting Autumn Leaves

Collecting Autumn Leaves

Autumn leaves are a valuable resource for the vegetable gardener as they when rotted they make an excellent mulch, soil improver or compost mix. Making leaf m … Read more

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19.10.2015

Foraging in Early Spring

Foraging in Early Spring

in 1978 in an attempt to document the wild foods available in Ireland's hedgerows and meadows. The book includes information on when and where to find hidden … Read more

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03.03.2014

Gift Ideas For All Occasions

Gift Ideas For All Occasions

I'll be honest, I'm not a natural salesman despite the fact I'm supposed to be in online sales. I'm much happier on the editorial side of things but as we app … Read more

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06.11.2013

Wicker & Rattan Baskets For Firewood

Rattan Wood and Turf Baskets. We must have the largest selection of  wicker and rattan fuel baskets in the country as Niall seems to have been bewitc … Read more

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16.10.2013

Wild and Free - Cooking With Nature

Wild and Free - Cooking With Nature

How times have changed regarding the use of wild foods in our diet, since Wild and Free:  Cooking from Nature, written by my late husband, Cyril and I wa … Read more

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05.09.2013

Harvest Time Heroes

Harvest Time Heroes

If your garden is anything like mine you've been reaping the rewards of the good weather with a fantastic crop of fresh vegetables. So much worked for me this … Read more

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31.07.2013

New Products for May

New Products for May

We've got some cool new stuff on our site that you might find interesting as well us some less exciting but very handy consumables for this time of year. Let's g … Read more

By admin
08.05.2013