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Rise of the #PlantParent

There was a time when young adults were afraid to put down roots. Now, it seems, that’s all they want to do. Roots. And stems. And flowers. And plants, soil, bulbs, veggies, vines and mulch. That’s what we like to encourage on Garden Day: the opportunity to celebrate the greener things in life. Because there’s […]

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Crown yourself king and queen of Garden Day

Floral stylist Storm Ross shares how to make a flower crown that stands out from the crowd in five easy steps. Flower crowns have been around since ancient times as a symbol of celebration and are the perfect accessory to show your support for Garden Day on Sunday 20 October. Now in its fourth year, […]

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Garden-fresh recipes

Garden Day is all about stopping to smell the roses, getting together with neighbours, family and friends, and celebrating our gardens in all their wonderful forms. Sharing a meal is a great way to enhance these celebrations and, whilst this could be a few simple sandwiches or a slice or two of cake, there are […]

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Garden Day for kids – a dozen ways

Gardens are wonderful spaces, which is why we’re encouraging everyone, no matter how young or old, to celebrate them this Garden Day (Sunday 20 October). Here are some ways to help your kids to connect with nature and find pride in growing their own plants, flowers and food in the lead up to and on […]

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