Green Fingers: Size can matter in most gardens

GARDENS of any size can bring its own set of problems or opportunities. The trick is, if you wish to maximise your space for whatever reason, then a little planning before action will go a long way to achieving your...

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Green Fingers: Great expectations from our plants

Melanie Dool’s gardening column in association with Orchardstown Garden Centre   MANY readers will remember John F. Kennedy’s historic speech, “Ask not what your country can do for you – ask what you can do for your country,” and I...

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Green Fingers: Gardening during the longest day

Melanie Dool’s gardening column in association with Orchardstown Garden Centre   THE longest day occurs when we have the most...

Tuesday, 23/06/20 - 3:39pm Read More

Green Fingers: The splendour of African daisies

Melanie Dool’s gardening column in association with Orchardstown Garden Centre   GARDENING is a moveable feast and depending on your...

Wednesday, 17/06/20 - 6:09pm Read More

Green Fingers: More flowering plants needed

Melanie Dool’s gardening column in association with Orchardstown Garden Centre PLANTS are vital for the survival of the human race...

Wednesday, 10/06/20 - 1:05pm Read More

GREEN FINGERS: Be adaptable and willing to change

Melanie Dool’s gardening column in association with Orchardstown Garden Centre WE have had one of the best spring seasons ever,...

Tuesday, 02/06/20 - 11:46am Read More

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