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What’s the best compost for succulents

Succulents have become hugely popular in recent years, but giving them the right compost is crucial if they are to grow and thrive. Even the compost that you buy them in may not be suitable so it pays to investigate and if necessary repot them into some which will suit their needs. Left in the wrong compost it can .....

What’s the best compost for succulents

Succulents have become hugely popular in recent years, but giving them the right compost is crucial if they are to grow and thrive. Even the compost that you buy them in may not be suitable so it pays to investigate and if necessary repot them into some which will suit their needs. Left in the wrong compost it can .....

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Time to train your wisteria

In recent years there's been plenty written and broadcast about pruning wisteria, but less about why midsummer is the .....

The secret to tasty tomatoes

By the summer, tomato plants should be growing strongly with plenty of leaves, flowers and developing fruits, but it’s .....

How to stop plants flopping

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