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BLACK & WHITE BIRD BOX CAMERA STARTER KIT £59

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This complete nest box camera system offers value for money. The mini video camera provides Black & White images during the day. There is a built in microphone so you can hear as well as see what is going on. This system is delivered  to you fully assembled, so all you have to do is position the box, plug it…

Strawberries in 90 Days

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Strawberries are the most delicious of all soft fruits and with a careful selection of varieties and little attention, can provide plentiful crops of delicious berries throughout the summer. What’s more, provided they are planted outdoors by the end of July, you will reap your first harvest in 60-90 days and a bumper crop (1-2lbs per plant) next summer and…

Quick Fix – the perfect grass mix to bring life back to your lawn

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Johnsons Lawn Seed is produced by DLF Trifolium, the UK’s largest grass seed company. A leading player in the professional sports sector, Johnsons brings a wealth of experience to the leisure gardener with a range designed to create a lawn for every lifestyle. Based on extensive consumer research, Johnsons Lawn Seed produces high-quality options tailored to the consumer’s individual requirements…

Brighten up Concrete Fence Posts with Postfix Brackets

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Fix any garden item to slotted concrete fence posts with  galvanised POSTFIX brackets. Clamp the main POSTFIX bracket to the post in seconds with the bolt supplied, NO DRILLING NEEDED!  Ancillary brackets then lift on/lift off the main bracket and are available in hanging basket, trellis, solar lamp etc versions, or just buy main brackets for your own projects.
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Win Weekend Tickets to the MCE British Superbikes at Brands Hatch with STIHL

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We have teamed up with STIHL, one of the world’s leading garden and outdoor power tool brands, to offer one lucky reader the chance to win a pair of Weekend passes to the first race of the season at Brands Hatch. STIHL are an Official Sponsor of the 2014 MCE British Superbike Championship for the 7th consecutive year.
British Superbikes is…

Check this special offer from Baby Plants……….

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Check this special offer from Baby Plants……….’Value Mix Pack of 12 plug plants’ for only £9.99.
This mixed pack offers exceptional value for money and will include 12 different jumbo plugs with a 3.5cm rootball.  Could include any of our wide range of plugs including: Fuchsias, Petunias, Surfinias,trailing Geraniums, Bacopa, Lobelia, Helichrsym, Diascia and Nemesia.  All of our jumbo plugs come with a matching…

Every plot needs a polytunnel

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Every plot needs a polytunnel; whatever your pleasure, whatever the weather, it will grow better under cover.
This month Premier Polytunnels are offering 10% OFF all polytunnels and popular additions… and that’s not all! When you order a polytunnel you will receive a FREE growing guide to help you determine when to sow, plant and harvest in your new tunnel.
Offer ends…

Plant Supports

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Our baby Twist easy is great for supporting all those unruly tulips and dafodils.
Take advantage of the offer for the month of February £7.80 pack of 3, normally £9.
Offer applies to internet orders only
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Do compost worms migrate in winter?

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NO, I’M NOT suggesting they somehow take flight for the North African coast – though if they did that might explain why so many birds buzz off there when our winter arrives…
But every year around the same time, something amazing happens in my two ‘Dalek’ compost bins.
Charles Darwin reckoned that worms are some of the most important creatures on the…

Thinning pot-grown carrot seedlings

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IF YOU live in an area where carrot fly is a problem, as I do, you’ll find raising carrots in containers a lot easier than growing them in the open soil. Carrot flies lay eggs in the soil near carrot seedings, and the maggots that hatch out of them burrow into the carrot root, making it inedible. It is possible…