When does spring spring?

Gardeners invited to chart the flowering of magnolia trees to herald the start of spring The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) is asking gardeners to help them chart the onset and progress of spring by recording when Magnolia campbellii trees bloom. In recent years the opening of magnolia blooms in Cornwall, which locally heralds the arrival of spring,…

Are you having a Seedy Sunday?

I have just stumbled across “Seedy Sundays!” They could be a great way to promote Gardening Clubs and other organisations, creating a rather different meeting to the norm. The “Seedy Sunday” website contains interesting information for UK gardeners on low impact gardening, on growing vegetables and of course on saving seed. The whole idea is…