Garden design, layout, landscaping

13 May 2009
An insurance firm has warned gardeners to protect the contents of their land this summer.More Than suggested erecting a fence and gates to help deny burglars access to the side and rear of the property.It suggested thieves may also...
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03 April 2009
A garden that has been hidden from the world for 300 years is set to be opened to the public once more, according to the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS).Pentillie Castle in Cornwall was bought over by Ted and Sarah Coryton, who have...
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25 March 2009
Homeowners looking to boost the value of their property should consider investing in the garden.That is the opinion of garden designer Jill Fenwick, who believes that an attractive outdoor area can be key to selling a house.She suggested...
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26 February 2009
With the recession in full swing, gardeners should be reminded that they possess the knowledge and skills to save their families money for generations to come.Growing your own fruit and vegetables can be a great way of saving cash...
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12 January 2009
Winter will soon turn to spring and gardeners will therefore be making their plans for the coming year.With now being a good time to start preparing spring pots in the greenhouse, gardening expert Stephen Lacey has told Daily Telegraph...
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25 November 2008
Gardeners looking to create a much sought-after Japanese-style garden may consider growing bamboo in their greenhouse before transplanting it to their desired location in the garden.The plant - actually part of the grass family - is...
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20 October 2008
The Times' Rachel Johnson has written of her experience as she gave her garden a one-day 1960's makeover, without telling her husband.Her story shows that a bit of effort in the garden or greenhouse can make all the difference to the...
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15 August 2008
US TV programme Home & Garden Television has been giving advice on water features.It says that regardless of size or style, a water feature can give an attractive edge to the garden - both visibly and audibly.Submerged or floating...
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02 July 2008
Increasing food prices have lead to a boom in the number of enquiries regarding allotments.Young families are looking to grow their own fruit and vegetables to help combat increasing grocery costs and make sure they get the required...
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24 June 2008
Some of the most picturesque private gardens in Liverpool are to be opened up to the public for the first time.This Sunday (June 29th), some of the city's hitherto hidden gems - along with 90 allotments and their greenhouses - will...
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11 June 2008
People thinking of ways to make more use of their green spaces as the weather improves could be tempted to install a patio area in their garden, it has been suggested.But sector commentator Donny Sheridan notes that there are a number...
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28 May 2008
Water features are the current must-have item in green spaces, an industry expert asserted in recent days.Lucy Hall, deputy editor of BBC Gardener's World Magazine, explained that wildlife ponds are ideal for rural and suburban gardens,...
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23 May 2008
Dealing with unruly rockeries can require radical work, a sector commentator has suggested.Writing in the online pages of the Daily Telegraph, Helen Yemm suggests that such areas require "meticulous care" while they are being...
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08 May 2008
Gardeners eager to protect their plant containers from would-be thieves have a number of options at their disposal, according to the Sun's gardening editor.Peter Seabrook makes his suggestions in the publication's online pages, putting...
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02 April 2008
Gardeners keen to share their green-fingered skills with the rest of the world and not confine their talents to their own patch of land may be interested to hear about a new horticultural phenomenon sweeping cities around the world....
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31 March 2008
Annuals are a necessity if a gardener wishes to be able to enjoy colourful space, it has been asserted.Jerry Wittmann, a gardening expert at Green Thumb International Nursery, tells online resource the Signal that the blooms are the...
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27 March 2008
Horticulturalists whose gardens frequently flood have been given advice on the appropriate flora to invest in.Jane Owen makes her comments in the Times, suggesting that "thirsty" trees such as Dawn redwood, swamp Cyprus and...
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