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1st Birthday of ECG

1st Birthday of English Country Gardener (ECG) I can hardly believe it has been a whole year since I began the English Country Gardener website and blog. My circumstances last year...

Repotting my Spathiphyllum

Re-potting Container Plants

Re-potting Container Plants Do you have any permanent container plants? Anything on your patio? If so then its a good time to re pot them. This is to replenish the used up soil they have...

Growing Vegetables in 2015

Growing Vegetables in 2015 There is nothing quiet like growing your own vegetables and eating them. We recently started an annual vegetable competition with my Dad on who can grow the best...

Gardening Jobs for January

Gardening Jobs for January It’s the start of a brand new year! And what a year we have planned! It’s that time to get ordering your seed catalogues and start making the decisions of what...

Gardening Jobs for December

Gardening Jobs for December Cold frosty mornings, clear blue skies and snow make December a truly magical month, not to mention its Christmas Time! There is still plenty to be doing in the...

Jobs to Do in November

Garden Jobs for November I honestly can not believe it is November already. November is the start of cold days, frost, and the winter tidying up in the garden. There is still so much to be...

Crop

Green Manure

Green Manure The concept of green manure has been around for century’s however it has only been in the past decade that its become fashionable. Green manure is a great way to keep and...