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January’s Plant of the Month

If you want all year interest in your garden, this popular shrub is for you. Nandina domestica is an upright evergreen shrub which turns coppery-red in the autumn, bears lovely pinkish-white flowers in the summer, and gives rise to shiny red berries in the winter and the spring.

What to do in the garden in January

It might seem like there’s not a lot that can be done in January, but believe us, there is! Plant-out forced Hyacinth and Narcissus bulbs You can recycle forced bulbs. If you grew some indoor bulbs over Christmas these may well have gone over now. Rather than throw them away plant them in the garden. Sow sweet peas Sow sweet…

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What to plant in December

We’re focusing on Christmas houseplants this month Christmas houseplants are a fantastic way to brighten up your house over the festive period and they’re fabulous gifts too. A little care will help them flourish so we’ve got a simple guide below, as well as some specialist care info for the most popular plants. How to make the most of your…

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