Wrap Up for winter!

Protect and Save Britain has a maritime climate & this allows us to grow plants from many parts of the world. The seas around the UK bring relatively warm air to our islands and this warm air stops us from freezing up for months in winter. However we do get cold...
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Real Christmas Trees

Real Christmas trees are still very popular even with the great improvement in the look of artificial trees. The introduction from Europe nearly 50 years ago of the Nordmann Fir has changed many peoples idea about real Christmas trees. Simply the Nordmann Fir is a...
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Christmas Star : The Poinsettia

Christmas Star: The Poinsettia is the Christmas houseplant. Known throughout Europe, when translated, as Christmas Star is a quick and easy way to make your home a Christmas home. Poinsettias are thought to be difficult to keep but since most of our homes have central...
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Parrotia Persian Spire – Dwarf Ironwood.

Parrotia Persian Spire - Dwarf Ironwood is colourful for three out of four seasons. With it's upright habit is ideal for a modern garden & is extremely hardy. In spring, purple shoots appear then in summer, Persian Spire has dark green leaves with a striking...
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The expert team is lead by Neil Grant who is also BBC Radio Sheffield  garden expert.  In our daily team we always have the expertise here to answer your questions and give advice. Listen to Neil every Sunday morning from 9 on BBC Radio Sheffield. 

Wrap Up for winter!

Protect and Save Britain has a maritime climate & this allows us to grow plants from many parts of the world. The seas around the UK bring relatively warm air to our islands and this warm air stops us from freezing up for months in winter. However we do get cold...

read more

Real Christmas Trees

Real Christmas trees are still very popular even with the great improvement in the look of artificial trees. The introduction from Europe nearly 50 years ago of the Nordmann Fir has changed many peoples idea about real Christmas trees. Simply the Nordmann Fir is a...

read more

Search for ‘Berried’ treasure

Berry-bearing trees and shrubs come into their own in autumn, creating colourful displays that can last well into winter. From elder berries to rose hips, crab apples to firethorns, the addition of berrying plants adds to a new dimension to any garden, with plants...

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