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A nice chrysanthemum

By James Alexander-Sinclair in Plants
What is it with the chrysanthemum? Not that long ago they were a stalwart of any gardener's autumn arsenal... Continue reading...
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Carnivorous plants

By Pippa Greenwood in Plants
I'm the proud owner of to two whopping great carnivorous plants. One was a present to my son from his granddad, the other is a rescue plant. Continue reading...
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Liquidambar: plant this tree

By James Alexander-Sinclair in Plants
There are many reasons you should grow Liquidambar styraciflua (sorry if I'm sounding a bit bossy)... Continue reading...
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Acers in pots

By Adam Pasco in Plants
03 November 2008 at 11:21
You can't beat the autumn colour of acers, especially Japanese maples. Their bright, burning colours defy the cooling temperatures that have put a chill in the air over recent weeks. Continue reading...
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Plants for winter colour

By Pippa Greenwood in Plants
I really love potting up plants, especially in late-autumn and winter when any dash of colour is welcome in the garden. Continue reading...
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Nerine

By Adam Pasco in Plants
I don't want to be accused of neglect, but nerine really does like to be left undisturbed in the same pot for many years to get really pot bound... Continue reading...
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Impatiens downy mildew

By Adam Pasco in Plants
Impatiens downy mildew was first discovered in the UK in about 2003. I've never come across it, and can't recall seeing any letters from Gardeners' World readers about it... Continue reading...
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Clematis 'Arabella'

By Adam Pasco in Plants
Reliable, trouble-free plants are what we're all after, and Clematis 'Arabella' certainly fits the bill. Continue reading...
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Clematis at Gardeners' World Live

By Adam Pasco in Plants
I don't think I could live with a garden without clematis...when you come to a stand like this at Gardeners' World Live, you leave buzzing with ideas for the varieties you can grow. Continue reading...
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Trees for small gardens

By James Alexander-Sinclair in Plants
Most of us do not have room in our gardens for more than a couple of trees - so which is the best variety to plant? Continue reading...
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