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DVD: The Victorian Garden series

The Victorian Kitchen Garden is one of those DVDs that I reach for when the weather is too bad for actual gardening. The series follows Head Gardener Harry Dodson as he recreated a typical Victorian kitchen garden on an estate in Chilton Foliat near Hungerford. Each programme represents a month …

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HRH The Prince of Wales on Gardeners’ World

The Prince of Wales is to appear on BBC Two’s Gardeners’ World at the end of July. Prince Charles invited presenter Adam Frost to Highgrove House to explain how gardeners can help prevent threats against plants and trees. The programme will explore the Prince’s love for gardens and British landscapes. …

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How to Make Calendula Balm

Homemade calendula balm with lots of calendula petals, 300 ml almond oil and 35 g beeswax. Nothing else. It is used for little cuts etc. It will not last forever but you could keep it in the fridge.

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