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Tales from the garden - March

Tales from the garden - March

Flowers are sprouting up across the garden in a colour explosion. With no frost to worry about, the magnolias have put on a great display with an eruption of pinks, purples, and whites across the garden, contrasting well with the whites, reds and pinks of the late flowering camellias.
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Tales from the Garden - February

Tales from the Garden - February

As I write this month’s blog, the sun is streaming in through the window. The garden is very spring like, a small colony of white and purple crocus have colonised the tearoom lawn. Snowdrops and hellebores which are still flowering, will soon give way to the masses of daffodils that are spread across the garden.
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Tales from the garden - January

Tales from the garden - January


Letterfest have teamed up with head-gardener Matthew Brewer to offer our readers an insight as to what's going on in the garden at Marwood month by month. Matt will offer some pointers on what you could be doing in your own garden as the seasons change and perhaps offer a little inspiration too. 
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terracotta

How to protect terracotta pots from frost

Nights are drawing in, the first frost is on the horizon and we’re all starting to wrap up a lot warmer. But do your terracotta pots need to do the same?
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