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Deluxe British Poinsettias Now In Store

  A healthy poinsettia plant will have intact bracts. If the little yellow buds between the coloured bracts – the actual flowers – still look tight then you'll know that the quality of the poinsettia plant is good. When you've chosen and bought your poinsettia, make sure to wrap it…

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Christmas Trees

Our real Christmas trees are due in today! 13.11.20   The Nordmann fir  This is one of the most important species grown for Christmas trees, being favoured for its attractive foliage, with needles that are not sharp and do not drop readily when the tree dries out. The Frazer Fir …

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Hellebores – Plant of the moment.

Hellebores 06.10.20 Hellebores are a great winter plant that are very easy to look after. Many are evergreen and some have attractive silver or marbled leaves Plant soon after purchase from autumn to spring in moist, but free-draining soil, they usually enjoy a position in sun for at least part of the…

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Mimosa Pudica – Plant Of The Moment

  Mimosa pudica is a creeping annual or perennial flowering plant of the pea/legume family Fabaceae and Magnoliopsida taxon, often grown for its curiosity value: the compound leaves fold inward and droop when touched or shaken, defending themselves from harm, and re-open a few minutes later. Caring for this captivating…

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“The Family Tree” – Plant of the week.

The Family Tree 17.09.20   A "family tree" is a name of tree which has several varieties grafted on to one trunk and are perfect for gardens with little space. This unique apple tree produces 5 different varieties of apples, which ensures excellent pollination during flowering. These 5 different varieties…

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