Most gardeners have at least one difficult spot in their garden. One of the most challenging is the shade cast by buildings and trees. A shady spot can be difficult for plants as it creates a cool environment and is often coupled with dry soil or very damp soil. However there are many plants that…
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Buy garden-ready plants, pre-planted hanging baskets and plug plants from T&M. Just plant, water, and enjoy! Bred and selected for best garden performance.
Find out how Thompson & Morgan grow and send your plants and seeds. See pictures of our different size plug plants to help you make your decision.
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Horticultural questions and answers 22nd February 2013 - topics include: Growing Hibiscus, pruning a hardy fuchsia, repotting clematis, pruning clematis, daffodil blindness, outdoor tomato varieties, growing Bougainvillea in the UK, lily bulbs sprouting early.
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Horticultural questions and answers 4th October 2013 - topics include: Over-wintering variegated Azara serrata cuttings, Azara microphylla not flowering, how deep to plant tulips, planting autumn shallot sets, mutated sweet corn, how to grow perennial plug plants in autumn, over-wintering Azaleas.
T&M guide to buying a BBQ, what type to choose, Gas or Charcoal and the different types of each that are available to buy
View our Chempak Fertiliser Guide to find out which Chempak fertiliser you should use on the plants in your garden and when you should use it.
Evergreen shrubs provide permanent structure in the garden and all-year-round interest. They come in a whole range of foliage colours and many have showy or fragrant flowers too. Read on and discover the best evergreen shrubs for your garden.
When choosing trees for small gardens it is worth considering just how much space you have and which seasons of interest best suit your planting scheme. Trees can bring all sorts of interest to your garden whether through flowers, foliage, fruit or bark; and can create colour and interest all year…
Looking for instant impact? Here are our suggestions the best shrubs, trees, perennials and evergreen plants to get your garden off to a flying start.
Buddleja 'Buzz'™ is the first Buddleja bred to be a dwarf variety. This dwarf buddleja is perfect for growing in patio pots and containers.
Pansies are well-loved bedding plants and some will flower in winter too. They're surprisingly easy to grow from seed - read our handy guide now.
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Known as the New Zealand Yam, Oca is an unusual member of the Oxalis family that has long been grown in the Andes for its nutritionally rich tubers with a tangy lemon flavour that becomes nuttier once cooked.
Horticultural questions and answers 11th January 2013 - topics include: New garden ideas, what to do with wet soil, plants for hot dry gardens, pruning apricot, almond and pomegranate trees, forcing hyacinth bulbs for May, potting up miniature roses, how many lilies to plant per container.
Grow these bee-friendly plants from Thompson & Morgan & attract pollinators to your garden
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Horticultural questions and answers 18th October 2013 - topics include: Clearing a new allotment, raspberry canes overgrown with weeds, planting potatoes in October, bindweed control, egg yolk fertiliser, broad bean rust, broad bean chocolate spot, when to prune honeysuckle, scorched sweet pea seedlings.
Horticultural questions and answers 15th April - Topics include: Growing Ginger Lilies, Moving Primroses, Planting up flower pouches, Pruning Buddlejas, Controlling Peach leaf curl.
This page provides advice on leaf curl on tomato plants. Leaf curling is quite a common complaint on tomatoes and there are many causes including environmental stresses and transplant shock. Some varieties even curl their leaves naturally...
Horticultural questions and answers 14th June 2013 - topics include: Mandevilla not flowering, aphids on apple trees, Oleander toxicity, sweet rocket changing colour, ground cover lilies height, controlling lily beetle, yellowing leaves on sweet peas, how to grow lavender from seed, how to prune…
It's really important to attract bees and butterflies to your garden. View some of our top bees and butterfly friendly plants.
Horticultural questions and answers 26th July 2013 - topics include: baby cucumbers shriveling and turning yellow, Fuchsia leaf scorch, when to plant roses and Clematis, plants for full sun and plants for partial shade.
Climbing plants are great for covering fences, walls, trellis, arches or obelisks! We've put together a list of climbing plants for shade and sun.
If you garden on the coast or your garden is exposed to strong winds then this is the guide for you! Exposed gardens often bear the full brunt of the weather, from icy gales in the depths of winter to drying winds in the summer which scorch foliage and break fragile stems. In a coastal garden the…
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It's often difficult to judge how many plants to use per hanging basket or container, so we've put together a table of our most popular bedding plants, showing the quantities you'll need for the best display!
Ground cover plants are useful in the garden for covering bare patches of soil beneath trees or shrubs or for covering steep banks where access is difficult. Their roots also help to stabilise soil on steep slopes. Ground cover plants brighten up otherwise dull areas and will suppress weeds, making…
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Learn how to grow plug plants on in our quick and easy video guide.
The answers to questions posted on the Thompson & Morgan Facebook page - written by Sue Foster the horticultural advisor for Thompson & Morgan. Topics include: Japanese Maple disease, soil pH testing, collecting and storing sunflower seeds, maintaining asparagus plants, which plants suit dry stone…
horticultural questions and anwers 15th October - topics include: Planting hanging baskets, bedding plants for a south facing garden, storing begonias over winter, why onions bolt, how to kill invasive bamboo, growing globe artichokes in containers.
As the summer draws to a close, there are still a few autumn and winter flowering bulbs that are happy to brave the cold and bring a splash of colour.