- June 19, 2016
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Self-seeding herbs

Live and let live in the garden Many flowering herbs do have a tendency to set seed, often in the most unlikely places. In my garden, I believe in letting seedlings stay where they are until I can identify them! Wall herbs Herb robert, Geranium Robertianum, readily self-seeds into cracks in the wall, and was traditionally used for ...
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- November 4, 2014
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Flowering herbs in my garden | Summer

Memories of Summer herbs Now we are into November, and Autumn is truly upon us, I'm enjoying looking back at a Summer of flowers in my Sussex garden. The term 'herb' is pleasingly general I look around my garden and ...
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- July 2, 2014
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Bees and insects in the garden

Encouraging insects in the garden Did you know it was National Insect Week last week? It is well known how important insects are in the pollination of food crops, and recently honey bee colony collapse disorder has brought new fears of a decline in this vital insect. There is much information available online about encouraging ...
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