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Spots on Leaves of Roses and Pear and Problems with Raspberries

Every week I email a gardening question to the panel of experts at BBC Radio Norfolk’s The Garden Party  and then eagerly listen to the programme the following day, scribbling down the gems of information they kindly offer. Sometimes Laila sends a question or two as well. This is a transcript of the advice the garden…

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Tomatillos With Leaf Damage and Caterpillars on Peppers

The Garden Party Every week I email a gardening question to the panel of experts at BBC Radio Norfolk’s The Garden Party  and then eagerly listen to the programme the following day, scribbling down the gems of information they kindly offer. This week Laila sent in a few questions which we want to share with you.…

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Popular Poplar – Poplar Tremula Erecta, to be precise…

In the beginning When we moved to the Villas the piece of land behind the house which by no stretch of the imagination could be called a garden had been stripped and flattened by the previous owners (property developers I believe) in preparation for a building project that never happened. We could see by looking…

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