Archives : September 13th, 2019

How to grow passion flowers – Passiflora Climbers

How to grow passion flowers – Passiflora Climbers

Growing Passion flowers offers some of the most brightly coloured flowers and fruits. In sunny, sheltered areas in the UK or in a greenhouse for more tender varieties, you can

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How to take cuttings from passion flowers

How to take cuttings from passion flowers

Taking semi-hardwood cutting from passion flowers is the easiest way to propagate from plants you already have without any special skills or equipment. You can also take softwood cutting a little

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Passion flower pruning – Pruning and training

Passion flower pruning – Pruning and training

Passiflora caerulea also known as Passion flowers are a semi-tropical flowering and fruiting plant that brings some of the most unique flowers to your garden. With regular pruning, you can

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How to attract hedgehogs into your garden

How to attract hedgehogs into your garden

Creating a hedgehog friendly garden Hedgehogs are one of the best animals to bring into your garden because they will consume pests like slugs so that you don’t have to,

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How to stop slugs eating hostas

How to stop slugs eating hostas

It is incredibly difficult to keep plants flourishing, a task made all the more difficult when you have to worry about slugs and snails. Slugs are not only annoying but

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Growing Jasmine – Planting, general care, pruning and propagation

Growing Jasmine – Planting, general care, pruning and propagation

Jasmine is a woody climber which produces flowers in the summer and the winter depending on the variety you choose, winter flowing jasmine such as Jasminum nudiflorum produce stunning yellow

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Pruning Jasmine – How to prune Jasminum

Pruning Jasmine – How to prune Jasminum

There are two main types of Jasmine plants when it comes to the hardy outdoor varieties such as Jasminum officinale a summer flowering variety and Jasminum nudiflorum a winter flower

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How to take Jasmine cutting – Hardwood cutting

How to take Jasmine cutting – Hardwood cutting

Buying new plants regularly can be very expensive and while it seems intimidating at first, you can avoid some of that expense by propagating Jasmine you have already successfully grown.

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