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Indoor Plants

How to Look After Orchids (Phalaenopsis): Care 5 Step Guide

Getting the most out of your Phalaenopis orchid plants. Orchid care: make your orchid bloom all year. Repotting and fertilizer advice.

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Recommended Flowers

Plants for shade – Hand-picked selection

There are plenty of great garden plants to grow in partial to full shade. Here is a list of all of the varieties I can think of.

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Recommended Flowers

Hardy Cyclamen varieties for winter colour

If you are looking for something unusual, easy to grow, hardy and will guarantee colour during the winter months, then look no further than the humble Cyclamen.

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Fruit & Vegetable Gardening

Growing mushroom from log dowels kits

There are so many dowel kits to choose from – buying exotic mushrooms can be expensive, but it’s easy to grow them from your own back garden in logs.

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The Pondering Gardener

Waltons polycarbonate greenhouse review (UK)

James Middleton’s review of an excellent and affordable polycarbonate greenhouse from Waltons.

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Recommended Flowers

Hanging baskets for areas of shade

Add colour in shade with plants for hanging baskets. Consider both flowering and leafy plants that can tolerate the darkest parts of the garden.

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Indoor Plants

Looking after a Pitcher plant

A rough guide to looking after a Pitcher plant, the carnivorous houseplant. Guide includes, living conditions, feeding and repotting.