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5 Ways to Transform Your Garden Shed

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5 Ways to Transform Your Garden Shed   Garden sheds are a staple in gardens up and down the UK. They are perfect for storing the likes of tools, the lawnmower, gardening supplies and perhaps even the family bikes. Some people use their garden sheds for much more. Having a decent-sized shed in your garden
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10 Instagram Gardening Accounts You Should Be Following

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10 Instagram Gardening Accounts You Should Be Following   When you think of Instagram, you might think of a host of celebrities trying to outdo each other with photos and videos of their extravagant lifestyles or else a bunch of ‘influencers’ trying to sell you stuff. However, there’s much more to Instagram than that. The
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7 Reasons to Install a Garden Pond

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7 Reasons to Install a Garden Pond   We all dream of having a nice garden, and with good reason, too. A well-designed and maintained garden is almost like having an extension to your property, as it will create an additional outdoor room for you to enjoy during the summer months. Making changes to your
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The Best Garden & Flower Shows to Visit in 2019

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The Best Garden & Flower Shows to Visit in 2019   Garden shows are fantastic places to get inspiration for your own garden. Anyone with even a vague interest in gardening will find a garden or flower show a thoroughly enjoyable event to visit. Many garden and flower shows have show gardens for visitors to
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10 Self-Seeding Plants to Save You Time & Money

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10 Self-Seeding Plants to Save You Time & Money   Self-seeding plants are perfect for gardeners short on time. As the name suggests, self-seeding plants are plants that naturally scatter seeds across your garden. These new seeds then germinate and steadily grow until they flower, and then this new plant scatters its own seeds and
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Garden Design Trends for 2019

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Garden Design Trends for 2019   As another new year begins, now is a great time to be planning our gardens for the year ahead. Before we know where we are the nicer weather will be upon us, so it’s important to get an action plan in place as early as possible. Whether you are
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10 Ways to Encourage Wildlife into Your Garden

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10 Ways to Encourage Wildlife into Your Garden   It’s important to encourage as much wildlife into your garden as you possibly can. Watching nature unfold in front of your eyes in your own garden is a tremendously rewarding experience. It’s also very satisfying to know that you are contributing to the overall health of
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7 Poisonous Plants to Avoid in a Child-Friendly Garden

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7 Poisonous Plants to Avoid in a Child-Friendly Garden   When creating a child-friendly garden, it’s very important to ensure that there aren’t any plants within reach of children, especially toddlers, that could potentially cause them harm. That’s not to say that you shouldn’t have such plants in your garden at all, just that you
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How to Design Your Dream Garden

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How to Design Your Dream Garden   As we approach the new year and our gardens are currently lying dormant, now is the perfect time to grab the sketch pad and start designing your dream garden, ready for the upcoming spring and summer months. Designing your dream garden needn’t be as complicated as you might
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