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Force Rhubarb

Force rhubarb Force rhubarb for a sweet treat from the veg garden just when you need it most. Fruit can be thin on the ground at this time of year: the stored apples are almost finished and there's a long wait till the first berries appear in May. So tender, sweet forced rhubarb comes as…
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Gardening Jobs in January

Gardening Jobs in January We may be right in the heart of winter, but keen gardeners already have their eye on the growing season that will start in just a few short weeks. If you’re wondering what you can do in the garden to get off to the best start this year, we have some…
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Winter Gardening Tips

Winter Gardening Tips Fill Your Garden with Fragrance this Christmas Plant these beautiful sweet scented Christmas Box -Sarcococca – outside your back door and you will be greeted by the most wonderful fragrance. This is a fabulous evergreen, dwarf growing shrub, ideal for sunny or partial shade spots. With pretty white flowers in late December…
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Santa’s Christmas Grotto

Santa’s Christmas Grotto It’s the start of a magical time for Children as they begin counting down the days to Christmas. So when we mentioned Ackworth Garden Centre had a very special visitor arriving and that they would be meeting Santa, they couldn’t contain their excitement! Upon entry into the garden centre it is apparent…
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