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Public Parks can raise awareness of climate change

Public Parks can raise awareness of climate change

28th Nov 2017

Gardening is an iconic activity in Britain. It defines us. We do more of it than any other nation on earth, except perhaps the floriferous Dutch and bonsai-minded Japanese. Search for our soul, and you will find it among the flower beds and potting sheds. It is also…... Read More on Public Parks can raise awareness of climate change


Climate Change - moving from scientific fact to your back garden

Climate Change - moving from scientific fact to your back garden

11th Aug 2016

Gardeners are witnessing the climate changing outside their back doors and seeing a rapid shift towards the future extreme weather scenarios coming nearer every day. They care about the climate and observe the weather, it affects everything they do in their…... Read More on Climate Change - moving from scientific fact to your back garden


Do gardeners believe in climate change?

Do gardeners believe in climate change?

21st Apr 2016

Gardeners are probably best placed to notice and understand the effects of climate change. Their plants are affected by whatever the weather delivers daily, hourly or sometimes even minute by minute . According to the RHS many gardeners see increasingly unpredictable…... Read More on Do gardeners believe in climate change?


How to Look after your lawn as climate shifts

How to Look after your lawn as climate shifts

30th Sep 2013

36% of gardeners report that their lawns grow all year. 44% of gardeners now mow their lawns a month earlier in spring Our poor lawns just do not know what is going on! Summer 2006 they were dry and parched from  drought. Summer 2007 they experienced monsoon conditions.…... Read More on How to Look after your lawn as climate shifts


How your garden can help beat climate change

How your garden can help beat climate change

30th Sep 2013

Our seasons are confused and becoming increasingly unpredictable. If you have a garden you will have noticed the effects of this weird weather on plants and wildlife but the good news is that your garden is helping to combat climate change  – particularly…... Read More on How your garden can help beat climate change