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Interesting, exciting and amazing things to learn about plants! Ideas for school gardens, school projects and learning about horticulture, whatever your age.

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Getting the best results from your compost and growing broad beans - Pumpkin Beth Container Plants, Container Gardening, Gardening Tips, Garden Soil, Edible Garden, Bean Plant, Organic Compost, Bean Seeds, Sandy Soil

Getting the best results from your compost and growing broad beans - Pumpkin Beth

Every year I run Compost Trials to discover the best quality peat-free composts on the market. Dalefoot Composts have produced the top performing composts in all of my Trials, over the past seven years. One of my favourite products is Dalefoot’s Double Strength Wool Compost,…

Brilliant plants for bees and Erysimum ‘Bowles’s Knautia Dahlia ‘Classic Herbs and edible plants for bees and Thymus and Origanum Allium Agastache Fruit Brilliant plants for bees and butterflies! The furry bees, colourful butterflies, mysterious moths,… Butterfly Plants, Butterflies, Container Plants, Container Gardening, Beneficial Insects, Hardy Perennials, Large Plants, Wild Style, Edible Plants

Brilliant plants for bees and butterflies! - Pumpkin Beth

Contents1 Brilliant plants for bees and butterflies!1.1 Erysimum ‘Bowles’s Mauve’1.2 Knautia Macedonia1.3 Dahlia ‘Classic Rosamunde’2 Herbs and edible plants for bees and butterflies2.1 Thymus and Origanum vulgare2.2 Allium schoenoprasum2.3 Agastache ‘Blackadder’2.4 Fruit Brilliant plants for bees and butterflies! The furry bees, colourful butterflies, mysterious moths,…

My Big Butterfly Counts for Butterfly Conservation in 2019 - Pumpkin Beth Big Butterfly, Butterfly Pictures, Different Plants, Different Flowers, Sussex Gardens, Moth Species, Buddleja Davidii, Butterfly Species, Rose Leaves

My Big Butterfly Counts for Butterfly Conservation in 2019 - Pumpkin Beth

Contents1 Butterfly Conservation Big Butterfly Count 20191.1 Big Butterfly Count 2019 Dates1.2 Why count butterflies?2 How to take a Butterfly and Moth Count2.1 Butterfly and Moth Identification2.2 Counting Butterflies and Moths3 Results of my 2019 Big Butterfly Count3.1 How to Submit the results of your…

Butterfly Conservation Big Butterfly Count Big Butterfly Count 2019 How to take a Butterfly and Moth Butterfly and Moth Counting Butterflies and Results of my first 2019 Big Butterfly Results of my second Big Butterfly Count of Wood Butterfly, Peacock Butterfly, Butterfly Pictures, White Butterfly, Sussex Gardens, Moth Species, Buddleja Davidii, Butterfly Species, Rose Leaves

Butterfly Conservation's Big Butterfly Count 2019 - Pumpkin Beth

Contents1 Butterfly Conservation Big Butterfly Count 20191.1 Big Butterfly Count 2019 Dates2 How to take a Butterfly and Moth Count2.1 Butterfly and Moth Identification2.2 Counting Butterflies and Moths3 Results of my first 2019 Big Butterfly Count4 Results of my second Big Butterfly Count of 20194.1…

Wildlife in my Wildlife Pond - Pumpkin Beth Bee Pictures, Natural Pond, Bees And Wasps, Small Waterfall, Rose Leaves, Beneficial Insects, Water Features In The Garden, Wild Style, Aquatic Plants

Wildlife in my Wildlife Pond - Pumpkin Beth

Contents1 Wildlife in my Wildlife Pond2 Bees3 Beetles4 Bugs5 Butterflies6 Hoverflies7 Dragonflies and Damselflies8 European Rose Chafer9 Flies10 Moths11 Newts12 Algae Wildlife in my Wildlife Pond The reason we created our wildlife pond was to support and encourage wildlife. I’d love to be able to…

community gardening in Farnham, Surrey - Pumpkin Beth Edible Plants, Edible Garden, Meadow Flowers, Red Flowers, Farnham Surrey, Planting, Gardening, Growing Plants, Permaculture

Space2grow: community gardening in Farnham, Surrey - Pumpkin Beth

Contents1 Space2grow: community gardening in Farnham, Surrey1.1 Space2grow community1.2 Healing garden1.3 Bishop’s Meadow Trust1.4 Opportunities to garden, volunteer, or sponsor Space2grow1.5 Other articles that may interest you……………. Space2grow: community gardening in Farnham, Surrey For every problem we experience in life, nature provides us with the…

Creating a Wildlife My Old Wildlife Problems with My Old Wildlife My New Wildlife Making a List of Important Collaborating with Pond Avoiding Old Problems in the New Creating the Protective Firestone PondGuard… Marsh Marigold, Planting, Gardening, Pond Liner, Pond Pumps, Pond Filters, Front Gardens, Invasive Plants, Sandy Soil

My New Wildlife Pond - Pumpkin Beth

Contents1 Creating a Wildlife Pond1.1 My Old Wildlife Pond1.2 Problems with My Old Wildlife Pond2 Designing My New Wildlife Pond2.1 Making a List of Important Features2.2 Collaborating with Pond Specialists2.3 Avoiding Old Problems in the New Pond3 Creating My New Pond3.1 300gsm Protective Matting3.2 Firestone…

Moth Night 2019 Moth Night is a fun event; Most moths are night flying insects; Uk Moths, Sussex Gardens, Moth Species, Large Moth, Flying Insects, Bottle Garden, Lavandula Angustifolia, Blue Band

How many moths will you discover this Moth Night? - Pumpkin Beth

Moth Night 2019 Moth Night is a fun event; it’s free to take part and open to everyone. Most moths are night flying insects; they’re out and about doing their thing, while we’re usually tucked up indoors. Consequently, many people miss out on seeing even…

Tips & Tricks for Growing Tasty Tomatoes! Types Of Tomatoes, Growing Tomatoes, Growing Vegetables, Plant Supports, Tomato Seeds, Tall Plants, Chelsea Flower Show, Plant Needs, Edible Garden

Tips & Tricks for Growing Tasty Tomatoes! - Pumpkin Beth

Growing tomatoes is so much fun! Tomato plants will grow happily in a sunny border or in large containers of peat-free compost. There are two types of tomatoes – cordon and bush tomatoes. Cordon (also known as indeterminate) tomatoes can form tall plants, reaching 2m or more! Don’t worry – you can ‘stop’ your plants from growing any taller by simply pinching out the tip of your plant’s stem, when your plants have reached your desired height. Once you’ve ‘stopped’ your plants from growing any…

What Moths will you find on Moth Night 2020? - Pumpkin Beth Moth Species, Tiger Moth, Flying Insects, Bottle Garden, Beneficial Insects, Saving Ideas, Go Outside, Garden Design, Wildlife

What Moths will you find on Moth Night 2020? - Pumpkin Beth

Contents1 Moth Night 20201.1 Moth Night 2020 Dates1.2 The Theme of Moth Night 20201.3 August Moths1.4 Take Part1.5 Methods of Attracting Moths1.6 Sugaring1.7 How to Submit Your Moth Night, Moth Count Results1.8 See the Moths I spotted during my Moth Night, Moth Count1.9 Other articles…

Acrobat ant update - Pumpkin Beth Indoor Ferns, Indoor Plants, Ant Species, Uk Landscapes, Miniature Orchids, Bottle Garden, Herbs Indoors, Winter Flowers, White Orchids

Acrobat ant update - Pumpkin Beth

Acrobat ant update Last year, I discovered Crematogaster scutellaris ants on the cork I purchased for my new Tall Orchidarium. Crematogaster scutellaris ants are known as acrobat ants, but these ants are found in many different countries, so they’ve got many other common names, too. …

Growing Garlic - Pumpkin Beth When To Harvest Garlic, When To Plant Garlic, Garlic Flower, Salad Works, How To Store Garlic, Bonsai Tree Types, Garlic Bulb, Wild Garlic, Autumn Garden

Growing Garlic - Pumpkin Beth

Contents1 Growing Garlic, Wild Garlic, and Elephant Garlic1.1 Garlic Growing Conditions1.2 Best Soils for Garlic Growing1.3 Hardneck Garlic Varieties1.4 Softneck Garlic Varieties1.5 Buying Garlic Cloves to Grow in your Garden or Allotment1.6 Great Tasting and Top Performing Garlic Varieties1.7 Planting Garlic1.8 Elephant Garlic1.9 Growing Wild…

What to do with your tomatoes in September & how to ripen unripe tomatoes! - Pumpkin Beth Baby Tomatoes, Small Tomatoes, Green Tomatoes, Ripe Fruit, Canning Tomatoes, Green Bowl, Free Plants, Done With You, Edible Garden

What to do with your tomatoes in September & how to ripen unripe tomatoes! - Pumpkin Beth

What to do with your tomatoes in September As autumn’s whisper reverberates through our landscape, many plants are now fading, as they respond to the changing season and become rapidly aged by the ever lengthening nights’ embrace. This is a season of salvage, protection, and celebration; it’s time to bring tender plants inside our homes, conservatories, and glasshouses, and to gather in our harvest. If your tomato plants have produced an abundance of green tomatoes, which have yet to ripen…

RHS Chelsea Flower Show Plant of the Decade - Pumpkin Beth Container Plants, Container Gardening, Chelsea Flower Show 2018, Runaway Bride, Hydrangea Macrophylla, Buy Plants, Elizabeth Banks, Evergreen Shrubs, Garden Show

RHS Chelsea Flower Show Plant of the Decade - Pumpkin Beth

Contents1 RHS Chelsea Flower Show Plant of the Decade1.1 Anemone ‘Wild Swan’1.2 Hydrangea Runaway Bride Snow White1.3 Clematis koreana Amber1.4 Digitalis x valinii ‘Illumination Pink’1.5 Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Miss Saori’1.6 Morus ‘Waisei-kirishima-shikinari’1.7 Mahonia eurybracteata subsp. ganpinensis ‘Soft Caress’1.8 Sedum takesimense ‘Atlantis’1.9 Streptocarpus ‘Harlequin Blue’1.10 Viburnum plicatum…

The RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch 2020 How to accurately count the birds you see during your My RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch Important information about RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch 2020 RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch Big Garden Birdwatch, Coal Tit, Bird Identification, What Is A Bird, Great Tit, Migratory Birds, Wild Style, Little Birds, Saving Ideas

My RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch 2020 - Pumpkin Beth

Contents1 The RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch 20201.1 RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch 2020 information1.2 How to accurately count the birds you see during your birdwatch1.3 My RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch 20201.4 Important information about birds2 RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch 2020 Results2.1 RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch 2020…