compost bins

Things to do now

Use the well-rotted, dark crumbly material from your compost bins to enrich your soil.

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Enchanting leaf galls

by Miranda Hodgson

Leaf galls, the homes of tiny insect larvae, are fascinating to look at ...

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Grow Your Own

Now is the time to protect root vegetables from the harsh winter weather.

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Sowing green manure

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Problem watch

Bracket fungi are now more visible.

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bracket fungi

Garden design

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