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Purple is the new Green


One benefit of the colder weather is that the beans have started setting pods. They won’t do anything when it is too hot, so it is always worth hedging your bets and sowing some early, say in May, some in … Continue reading

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Seeds big and small


Recently, I noticed a tub of wallflowers in someone’s garden and was given permission to collect the many seedheads which were still full of potential. After quickly cutting them off and taking them away in a plastic bag, they were … Continue reading

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