Garden Retreat

A new greenhouse is a haven for a gardener, a place to potter, plant and sow until the light fades in the evening. Set it up with water and electric and your loved ones might need to prise you away from your new-found sanctuary. Add a comfy chair and you’ll be joining the generations of gardeners found dozing amid the dahlias, or nodding with the nasturtiums.


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