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July Gardening
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July Gardening

01 July 2020

Here in the south, late July is rose pruning time! After the worst of the frosts and before the new growth begins is the best time to prune so all...

How to Prune Roses
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How to Prune Roses

26 June 2020
Don’t let the task of pruning your roses become daunting. It’s really very easy with the aim being simply to keep the centre of the bush fairly open and...
Quashing Slugs & Snails!
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Quashing Slugs & Snails!

22 June 2020
Have slugs and snails been munching on your carefully tended seedlings and plants, before you even get a chance to enjoy them? Find out how to control these little pests and...
June Gardening
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June Gardening

01 June 2020
June is all about new season's roses arriving in store. Most flower gardeners consider it unthinkable to create a garden without roses as they can easily...
May Gardening
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May Gardening

01 May 2020
With the hustle and bustle of summer is over the great autumn clean-up should be in full swing as autumn breezes flurry fallen leaves into little damp heaps and...
Flower Bulbs
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Flower Bulbs

14 April 2020
Celebrating the end of winter, vibrant spring flowering bulbs give maximum effect for minimum effort. There is no limit to the number of bulbs that can be planted to give late...
April Gardening
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April Gardening

01 April 2020
April is about planting spring bulbs and the sooner daffodils are planted, the better they will perform. There are always a few places where a few more bulbs can be...
Microgreens
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Microgreens

19 March 2020
Easily grown outdoors throughout the season or in the glasshouse, these nutritious greens are a great addition to salads and sandwiches and are full of antioxidants for your...
Ready for a new pet?
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Ready for a new pet?

16 March 2020
Owning a pet is a long-term commitment with the average life span being around 12 years.  Some dogs and cats can even live until 15 or even 20 years of age....
Cats Meeting Dogs
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Cats Meeting Dogs

13 March 2020
Despite popular belief that cats and dogs are sworn enemies, if introduced correctly they can actually be great friends. This takes time however, and extreme caution as dogs...
Bringing home your first pet cat
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Bringing home your first pet cat

12 March 2020
Deciding to bring a cat or kitten into your family is always an exciting prospect but, first, there's a few things that need taking care of before your latest family...
10 Foods Your Pet Shouldn't Eat
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10 Foods Your Pet Shouldn't Eat

03 March 2020
There are a number of foods that you MUST avoid if you want to reduce potential nutritional and physiological problems with your pets. As a pet owner, its likely...
2020 Fruit Trees are coming!
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2020 Fruit Trees are coming!

02 July 2020
Spring is just around the corner, which means more fruit trees are arriving in stores every week. You can get in early and pre-order these delicious trees so that you don't...
2020 Fruit Tree Catalogue
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2020 Fruit Tree Catalogue

08 June 2020
Nichol’s fruit tree catalogue is hot off the press; you’re invited to pre order now for July / August arrival in stores.  View the full catalogue here or pick...
2020 Rose Catalogue
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2020 Rose Catalogue

21 May 2020

Nichol’s annual rose catalogue is hot off the press; you’re invited to pre order now for late June arrival in stores. 

Nichol's Landscaping Services
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Nichol's Landscaping Services

10 March 2020
Our experience in both residential and commercial landscaping uniquely enables us to be able to carry out all aspects of landscape design and planning as well as deliver...