Greenhouses (inc maintenance etc)

15 September 2011
Greenhouse enthusiasts may be looking to head down to the Stubbylee Park this weekend to take part in the second Local Food Celebration organised by the Bacup Consortium Trust.An array of greenhouses, which are situated in Stubbylee...
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10 May 2011
The world-famous Kew Greenhouse is to be given a multi-million pound facelift to ensure its collection of plants from all over the world is preserved for generations to come. Officially known as the Temperate House at the Royal Botanic...
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03 March 2011
Getting stuck into greenhouse chores is one of the best ways to spend the next week, according to one writer.In an article for the Daily Telegraph, Helen Yemm said greenhouse owners should "wash glass, tidy over-wintering plants,...
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19 April 2010
British greenhouse owners have been urged to pay special attention to the plants they have growing under glass.As the weather heats up, glasshouse crops can quickly dry out, the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) noted.The organisation...
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05 February 2010
Greenhouses are helping schoolchildren and poor communities in Baltimore get hold of fresh food. Residents in Baltimore are able to get their hands on previously unavailable freshly-grown produce thanks to three portable greenhouses.According...
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02 September 2009
It may have taken nearly two years of restoration, but the Isla Gladstone Conservatory in Liverpool's Stanley Park is once again open for business.Located between the stadiums of the city's two main football teams, the venue and cafe...
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