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Wild about Design: Give the Gift of Design

Wild about Design: Give the Gift of Design

Your bulbs are planted and the garden has been put to bed. What next? With the imminent arrival of winter, it is time to search for holiday gifts for all the gardeners on your list. Another pair...

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Wild about Design: Foliage

Wild about Design: Foliage

Anna Pavord said it best: “A garden that is all flowers is like a cake that is all icing.”  The antidote to the saccharine sweetness of short-lived blooms is foliage. Too many flower colours...

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Wild about Design: Down the Garden Path

Wild about Design: Down the Garden Path

Strolling in a garden in the cool of the morning, coffee in hand, admiring foliage combinations and looking for new blooms, insects and birds is made so much nicer when a well-designed and properly...

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Book review: Around the world in 80 gardens

Book review: Around the world in 80 gardens

Written to accompany the 10-part BBC television series, Around the World in 80 Gardens is an account of Monty Don’s journey in search of the world’s most inspirational gardens. In 10 separate...

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Growing good garden dogs

Growing good garden dogs

Dogwoods, even dog roses, are welcome in the garden, but what about real four-legged dogs? “Horrors!” you say. “Big, clumsy creatures that dig, scratch, pee and poop. Not on my...

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