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Planting a Thyme Wheel Step by Step

A guide to creating a thyme wheel with salvaged materials

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Garden Posie for September

A step-by-step guide to creating a posie with late summer flowers

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Planting a July Hot Pot

A step-by-step guide to planting a hot summer display in a copper pot

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Alpine Hanging Basket in May

A step-by-step guide to planting an Alpine hanging basket

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Planting a May Charity Find

A step-by-step guide to upcycling a charity shop find into a succulent display

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Hanging Basket in April

A step-by-step guide to planting a hanging basket for an April display

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Planting a Drought Resistant Box

A step-by-step guide to planting a late summer drought resistant display

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Hanging Basket in September

A step-by-step guide to planting up a hanging basket in September

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Picking and Drying Flowers

A step-by-step guide to picking and drying garden flowers

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Lavender Wand Making

A step-by-step guide to creating lavender wands with freshly picked stems

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Christmas Table Decorations

A step-by-step of how to make natural Christmas table decorations with seedheads and dried garden flowers

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Child Planting Alpine Bowl

A step-by-step of a child planting a terracotta bowl with Alpine plants

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Child Planting Wheelbarrow

Step-by-step of a child planting a collectible wheelbarrow with succulents

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Step-by-Step Planting a Summer Pot

By July, some areas of the garden are looking tired, so plant a pretty pot to inject instant colour

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Plant A Herb Container for Summer

Novice gardeners’ step by step guide to planting a pot in May, that by June supplies herbs

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Water Features for Gardens

Water adds a touch of magic to gardens, a presence and sound that has the power to calm and soothe

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Salvage Treasures

Recycled junk, objets trouves and architectural artefacts create ornaments that give a garden character

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Posies & Decorative Jars Step-by-Step

Flowers can be cut all year round for fresh posies, and teamed with recycled glass jars made pretty

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Mother’s Day Posie Step-by-Step

With spring bulbs in flower, it’s an ideal time for the kids to pick a fresh garden posie for their Mum

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Trough Step-by-Step Planting Alpines

Alpine troughs, with their tiny flowering plants in spring and summer, are ideal for small gardens

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Cut Summer Flowers

Easily grown annuals and perennials provide fresh cut flowers for posies and bouquets well into autumn

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Garden Lighting

Outdoor lighting adds a touch of magic to the simplest of gardens, infusing the space with depth and style, adding drama

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July Posie

A step-by-step flower arrangement using dahlias, verbena, nicotiana and pimpinella

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Christmas Wreaths

In December the festive season starts as homemade Christmas wreaths and garlands of evergreens are hung on doors