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Competition Results 2021
SiB
17th Sep 2021 10:00

Our 2021 Garden, Schools and Town Business results are now published. Please click on the link for more information.

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New Website Launch
SiB
31st Aug 2021 13:30

In September 2021, built and supported by Mike Flowers at Set Square Creative Solutions the new Stratford Upon Avon in Bloom web site goes live.

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St Peters Graveyard Conservation
SiB
20th Aug 2021 13:43

Churchyards are often areas of ground that have remained uncultivated for years, and as such, they have the potential to be havens for wildlife, where plants and animals can thrive amongst the graves and monuments.

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RHS to Become Peat Free
SiB
14th Aug 2021 08:55

The Royal Horticultural Society recently announced that it will stop using and selling all growing media (‘compost’) containing peat by 2025.

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Cutting Back
SiB
12th Aug 2021 09:03

As autumn starts to nip and the final flowers fade, it can be tempting cut back the dead growth of perennial plants, but there are multiple upsides of leaving on those dead stems over winter.

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Growing Cut Flowers
SiB
9th Aug 2021 09:07

Many of us grow our own fruit and vegetables but flowers for cutting don’t always spring to mind.

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Bee-Lines - Insect Superhighways Featured Image
Bee-Lines - Insect Superhighways
SiB
6th Aug 2021 08:52

The charity Buglife specialises in looking out for the smaller creatures that share our planet.

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