Lost the plot... tales from the potting shed

Seed Sowing Indoors (RHS guide)

Sowing seeds indoors allows tender plants to be started off earlier in the season. When they have grown into young plants, they can be planted outside in the garden or vegetable plot once the weather …

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Getting Ready for Seedy Sunday!

One of the few things to cheer a chilly winter’s day is a visit to the Seedy Sunday seed swop. Here at the Garden House…

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Snowdrop time!

Snowdrops usually nod their delightful heads at the earliest around mid-February; however the unprecedented earliness of snowdrops this year has inspired us to remind you…

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The Garden House New Year Quiz

Pit your wits, test your horticultural knowledge, and take part in our New Year Quiz! It’s a bit of fun of course, but also a…

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The Christmas Life by Wendy Cope…

At The Garden House we love to find a poem that somehow sums up a moment in the garden or landscape. This poem by Wendy…

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Garden House Christmas Preparations!

Stuck for that all important last minute gift?  If you’re looking for something really special for the garden-lover in your family, look no further than a…

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Feb
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Today I must....sow early maturing peas…

Sow early maturing peas and lettuce in a pot or seedbox filled with seed compost ready for planting outdoors next month.  Peas are best sown individually in small pots to avoid disturbing the roots.

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Book now... A Celebration of the Seasons: 6-session course

Starting Tuesday 16 February 2016

Enjoy a taste of the good life in the city – bringing the joy…

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Saturday 13 February 2016

Valentine Special: Take your Taste Buds on Holiday!

Come and join us for an exclusive and fun afternoon with wine and food…

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Starting Tuesday 16 February 2016

A Celebration of the Seasons: 6-session course

Enjoy a taste of the good life in the city – bringing the joy…

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Friday 19 February 2016

Evening Talk: Walking the Green Ways of Sussex

Join us for a light supper and glass of wine while enjoying an evening…

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Starting 23 February 2016

Watercolour Inspiration in the Garden: 4-session course

Inspirational Brighton-based artist, Kate Osborne will show you how to be more expressive with…

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