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15 July, 2021

National Allotments Week 2021

The theme for the National Allotments Society’s annual week (9th-15th August) is ‘Plotting for the Future’, a theme that we can resonate with as all of our products are designed…
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15 July, 2021

How wild is your garden?

Here in the UK we love a garden and even more so following a global pandemic! But how wild is your plot? We’re not talking about overgrown areas filled with…
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13 July, 2021

Healthy soil healthy planet

The environmental benefits of gardens are vast; from pollinator supporting plants to CO2 soaking lawns which reduce water run-off to increase biodiversity.  As gardeners, we are already helping the environment…
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7 May, 2021

Tomato Fever!

We are proud sponsors of the Tomato Club, the club's national sow and grow-along has got off to a brilliant start, inspiring people who have never grown their own toms…
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7 May, 2021

Easy lawn care tips for supreme green turf

As the weather warms up everything starts to grow in abundance and lawns are no exception, read our quick and easy lawn care tips to get the best out of…
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23 November, 2020

Support plants for a lifetime with mycorrhizal fungi

Mycorrhizal fungi has become a planting essential thanks to its incredible abilities to create a secondary root system, supporting plants and trees throughout their lifetime, helping them to grow stronger…
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27 October, 2020

Look after garden birds this winter

Providing food for garden birds is a great way to attract more of our feathered friends to your garden and is even more important during the colder months to keep…
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12 October, 2020

Gardening for better mental health

As a team and sponsors of gardening therapy organisation, Life at No.27, supporting those around us struggling with mental ill health is hugely important. We are constantly learning and trying…
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1 October, 2020

Planting trees in autumn

We all know just how beneficial trees are to the environment and for gardens they can provide much needed shade if your plot gets full sun and they provide a…
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30 September, 2020

When to plant spring bulbs

It may feel a little early to start talking about next spring and summer! But if you want to include some beautiful spring flowering bulbs in your garden now is…
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10 August, 2020

Annabelle’s Garden therapy site opens its plots

Plot holders have now begun using the very first Life at No.27 garden therapy site based in Northampton. The garden, which is based at the Bell Plantation Garden Centre in…
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27 July, 2020

The rise of the pocket meadow in domestic gardens

It seems our roadsides and meadows are not the only places blooming with wild flowers, the UK’s domestic gardens are too. In the past two years we have sold more…
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13 July, 2020

A natural surge in Grow Your Own

With lockdown putting our usual day-to-day activities on hold, it appears to have cultivated an even greater appreciation for gardening in the UK and more specifically Grow Your Own. At…
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1 July, 2020

Win a copy of Annabelle Padwick’s new book

We are proud sponsors of Life at No.27; a gardening therapy organisation dedicated to using the power of gardening to help improve mental health and overall wellbeing. The social enterprise is run by…