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The Philpott gardening phenomenon

The Philpott gardening phenomenon

KEN PHILPOTT classes the water lilies growing in his dam as ‘emergency food’ but judging

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In the garden with Nell Carr

In the garden with Nell Carr

HYDRANGEAS ARE some of the most striking of the flowers of December/January, but the heat

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In the garden with Nell Carr

In the garden with Nell Carr

NOVEMBER IS the month when all the hard work in the perennial beds comes to

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In the Garden with Nell Carr

In the Garden with Nell Carr

IT SEEMS strange that while farmers on the East Coast of our small island were

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In the garden with Nell Carr

In the garden with Nell Carr

SEPTEMBER IS an ideal month to split up perennials that have growntoo “clumpy”. Michaelmas Daisies,

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In the garden with Nell Carr

In the garden with Nell Carr

COLOURS OF most winter flowering plants tend to be muted. One exception is the Pineapple

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In the garden with Nell Carr

In the garden with Nell Carr

MEANDER VALLEY, with its varying habitats, can lay claim to a great assortment of native

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In the garden with Nell Carr

In the garden with Nell Carr

THE GENERAL opinion on bumble bees (Bombus terrestris) appears to be that their effect in

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In the garden with Nell Carr

In the garden with Nell Carr

THERE ARE about 2000 different species of Euphorbias, from the prickly monsters of Africa to

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In the garden with Nell Carr

In the garden with Nell Carr

STRONG COLOURS of red and yellow seem to dominate the garden scene in February and

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