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Feeding Garden Birds in Winter

Feeding Garden Birds in Winter During the winter months, and especially when the weather is particularly harsh, wild birds struggle to find enough food. Putting out nutritious titbits and keeping clean water available throws them a lifeline, and gives us the pleasure of watching them. How to Feed Birds Choosing a variety of feeders and…
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Topiary Tips

A quick reminder just to take a few minutes to brush snow from topiary. They may look pretty with snow caps but the snow can really distort the shape. So a quick brush off now can save you a lot of money later.
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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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