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Garden Jobs In December 2020

Christmas is nearly upon us, and although the light is at it's lowest and the weather is often grey, there is nothing nicer than sitting inside cosy a...

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Supporting Our Customers Through Coronavirus

We have plants, you have time, come to our shop, it's now all online.To protect the safety of both our customers and our staff, and in line with gover...

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Stories From Langthorns - Convallaria Majalis

The beautiful, sweetly scented Lily of the Valley is a native flower, preferring  partial shade with fertile, well-drained, soil. Despite its del...

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Stories From Langthorns - Prunus Serrulata 'Tai-Haku'

The cherries are coming into blossom now and it’s a glorious sight, worth stopping for a moment and marvelling at how spring sunshine, blue skies and ...

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Stories From Langthorns - Acacia Pravissima

One of the many pleasures of visiting the South of France in late winter is to walk amongst the Mimosa trees and feel that uplift of the heart from th...

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Stories From Langthorns - Primula Vulgaris Sibthorpii

This beautiful little primrose, saddled with such an unwieldy name, comes from the eastern Mediterranean and Balkans, and is a subspecies of our nativ...

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Stories From Langthorns - Galanthus Nivalis

The skies all around are grey and dismal, and the ground is heavy and sodden.  But I look down and see that the promise of a new year is unfoldin...

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Stories From Langthorns - Wollemia Nobilis

In the autumn of 1994 David Noble, an Australian park ranger, was abseiling down one of the many otherwise impenetrable canyons in the Wollemi Nationa...

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Stories From Langthorns - Cyclamen Hederifolium

I’m quite excited to be writing about one of my favourite plants – Cyclamen hederifolium, although I have a strong suspicion that my choice changes fa...

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Stories From Langthorns - Rosa Moyesii ' Geranium'

Roses are generally chosen on the basis of the shape, colour and scent of their flowers; but at this time of year the fruit (or hips) of the roses com...