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Sean James Cameron

Passionate about gardening and teaching others to gain confidence through the growing of flowers, vegetables, fruit and herbs.

How to Grow Calabrese / Broccoli

This is how I grew my calabrese / broccoli and very nice it tasted as well. Sowed January 2 in an unheated greenhouse. Transplanted March 19 into individual pots. Planted outside April 30. First harvest June 18, final harvest June 22. The harvests were quite close together so a point …

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How to Grow and Care for Hippeastrum (Amaryllis)

Hippeastrum bulbs are popular gifts at Christmas. They are often commonly, but incorrectly, known as amaryllis. The varieties I’m growing are https://www.marshalls-seeds.co.uk/hippeastrum-lady-jane-amarylis-bulbs-pid8062.html https://www.marshalls-seeds.co.uk/hippeastrum-benfica-agm-amaryllis-bulbs-pid8060.html

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Monty Don awarded an OBE

Congratulations to television gardener Monty Don, age 63, on receiving an OBE for services to horticulture, broadcasting and charity. The award was presented to Monty by the Prince of Wales at Buckingham Palace today. Speak to the Daily Mail newspaper, Monty said: “It’s very nice to receive such an honour …

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