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how to build a 3 tier planter

How To Build a 3 Tiered Planter

Planted up with your favourite summer bedding, a 3 tiered planter will make a fabulous addition to your patio.


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how to grow plants in raised beds

How To Grow Plants in Raised Beds

Raised beds are fantastic for those with heavy clay soil and will take the bending out of gardening!


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how to plant hanging baskets and containers

How To Plant up Containers

Hanging baskets, containers and flower pouches add a whole new dimension to gardening, helping to utilise all the available space.

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how to grow hyacinths

How To Grow your T&M Plants

Whether your plants are delivered as bareroots, bulbs or plugs, follow guides to get your plants off to the best possible start.


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how to breed plants at home

How To Breed Plants at Home

Breeding can be fun and very rewarding and every plant you raise has the potential to be unique.


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how to sow small seeds

How To Sow Small Seeds

If you are struggling to sow small seeds take a look at our article for some handy hints and tips to get the best germination rates.


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how to improve your garden soil

How To Improve your Garden Soil

Whether you garden on clay, silt or sand there are steps you can take to improve your soil and get the best performance from your plants.


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how to control garden weeds

How To Control Garden Weeds

It’s always tempting to reach for the herbicide but there are lots other ways to stop these pesky garden intruders.


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preventing garden pests and diseases

How To Prevent Pests & Diseases

Pest and disease control presents a huge challenge for the gardener. Identifying the cause can often be the hardest part!


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how to encourage garden wildlife

How To Encourage Garden Wildlife

Our native wildlife is under pressure like never before - but with a little effort we can all do our bit to help.


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setting up a drip irrigation system

How To Set up a Drip Irrigation System

There are 3 really good reasons to install a drip irrigation system in your garden - it will save you time, water, and money....


Find out 'How To' Set up an Irrigation System...

how to 'Hygge' your garden

How To 'Hygge' Your Garden

‘Hygge’ seems to play a big part in the Danes boast that their country is one of the happiest nations in the world.....


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all other how to guides

All Other How To Guides

Whether you are new to gardening or have a wealth of experience, our handy ‘how to garden’ section is packed with articles and video guides, offering expert gardening advice, handy tips and garden inspiration.

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