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Top 8 Best Cordless Hedge Trimmers – Reviews & Comparison

Top 8 Best Cordless Hedge Trimmers – Reviews & Comparison

Cordless Hedge Trimmer Review ?Updated September 2017Gone are the days when you have to plug your hedge trimmer into the power socket, deal with trailing wires behind you, while being

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How to take a Rosemary cutting

Rosemary is an evergreen shrub that is commonly used as a culinary herb in Mediterranean dishes. It’s Latin name is Rosmarinus officinalis and there are many varieties which include trailing, sprawling types

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How to prune French Lavender (Lavandula stoechas)

How to prune French Lavender (Lavandula stoechas)

Pruning French / Spanish Lavender French and Spanish Lavender is part of the Lamiaceae family of plants and is also known as the Lavandula stoechas. It is more tender and less hardy

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How to take Buddleia cuttings – Growing Butterfly Bushes

How to take Buddleia cuttings – Growing Butterfly Bushes

How to propagate Buddleia plants Buddleia’s are more commonly known as ‘the butterfly bush’ for their magnet-like attraction that butterflies have to them. There is no mistaking the highly scented

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Pruning Honeysuckle – When and how to prune Lonicera

Pruning Honeysuckle – When and how to prune Lonicera

Lonicera (Honeysuckle) Honeysuckle Climbers Lonicera, more commonly known as the ‘Honeysuckle’ plant are one of the most popular garden climbing plants and often seen in many gardens throughout the UK. They

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Pruning Gooseberries – Pruning as bushes or wall trained cordon

Pruning Gooseberries – Pruning as bushes or wall trained cordon

Pruning and Training Gooseberries Gooseberries are an excellent soft fruit to grow. They will thrive in a full sun site in most soils, so are ideal for most gardens and

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Pruning Blackcurrants – How and when to prune to get the most fruit

Pruning Blackcurrants – How and when to prune to get the most fruit

Pruning blackcurrants Blackcurrant bushes are often considered hard to grow, yet this is not the case at all. They can be grown directly in the ground, but those of you

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Pruning Berberis – Evergreen and Deciduous Barberries

Pruning Berberis – Evergreen and Deciduous Barberries

Berberis Pruning Berberis is also commonly known as the Barberry plant, and with over 500 different species it is found in nearly every country around the world. It can be

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Pruning Buddleia – When and how to prune for a better flowering plant

Pruning Buddleia – When and how to prune for a better flowering plant

Buddleia Pruning There is no mistaking the fragrant, spiked flowers of Buddleia davidii shrubs. Often available in an array of colours from the vibrant royal red flowers of ‘Royal Red, to the

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Wisteria not flowering, how to get this stunning plant to bloom

Wisteria not flowering, how to get this stunning plant to bloom

Why is my Wisteria not flowering Wisteria is a climbing plant that produce masses of long petulant, sweetly scented flowers, usually lilac-blue, blue or white in colour. They lend themselves to many

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