As we go into the Spring, the birds and flowers are starting to wake up. And so are the slugs. Here at the glasshouses, we manage them using nematodes. […]
We are looking for someone with an interest in plants and a willingness to learn and follow directions. Must be physically fit, reliable and prepared to ‘muck in’. Will need to be living within travelling distance from BN8 4JJ […]
So the talk is based on our own experiences in controlling them ourselves. We’ve chopped the highlights up into a series of videos – one for each of these major pests. These combine slides with the chance to see some small videos we’ve taken of some of the pests and their predators in action so that if you’ve never had the chance to see the enemy face to face you can have the chance to get to know them. […]
One of the delights of social media is that it’s quite easy to incorporate information from one place into another. Our vegetable production arm has its own web site which is all about Organic Vegetables in East Sussex.
It has its own blog that updates the details of what’s available when with information about what else is going on at the nursery. So thanks to the wonders of the internet you don’t have to go looking for it – you can find it here.
ONe thing you should be gearing up for is to make your seedlings get away to a good start. In our propagation area we’re fortunate to have underbench hot water heating and an air heater that keeps the temperature at around 6-7 degrees – enough to keep our citrus plants in good heart. […]
Despite at least three or four nights when the temperature here has gone down to -5C before Christmas, the little blighters are still flourishing like the green bay tree and homing in on the Pak Choy and Tatsoi with knives and forks in hand. We are going to be under siege for months to come. […]
Plants4Presents sell plants online as gifts and deliver all over the UK. Our aim is always to sell interesting plants that we would like to receive ourselves. Over time our range of citrus trees, flowering plants, climbers and chilli plants has slowly expanded to include lots of other edible plants including kaffir lime leaves, lemongrass, curry leaf trees and turmeric. […]
We’re really excited to report that we were awarded a Bronze Medal yesterday for our display in the Growing for Taste marquee. Interest has been really great with Kaffir Lime and Ginger plants being the hot sellers. Please come and meet us and get a complimentary sachet of plant feed particularly suitable for Citrus. […]
We’re creating a living meadow for our main stand at #RHSHampton. This account is written by our Guest Blogger Emily Rae who is our Marketing Director […]