Potting Shed Blog

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21 August 2018

How to Plant Fruit Trees

Our range of fruit trees have just arrived in our shrub areas in both Radyr and Wenvoe so we thought we would share the following advice from the BBC* about caring for fruit trees from preparing to planting to the eventual after care.

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8 August 2018

Herb harvesting time!

Harvest herbs regularly at this time of year to enjoy them at their very best, taking care to pick at the right time of day to make sure they’re packed full of fragrance and flavour.

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2 August 2018

Prime Potato Planting Time!

We have a selection of potatoes in store which are perfect for planting right now in time for a Christmas crop! (Who knows, they might even end up featuring on your Christmas dinner!)

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26 July 2018

What to do with onions, garlic and shallots?

Lift and dry onions, shallots and garlic as soon as the leaves start to yellow and droop. There’s nothing wrong with them: it’s just a sign they’ve finished swelling those big fat bulbs and are ready to harvest. (cont...)