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Going wild… Glowing red field poppies have been symbols of life and rebirth for thousands of years, but it is as the emblem of Remembrance Day on 11th November that we best know this flower today. Poppy seed can lie dormant in the soil for many... more

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September 14 - 16 Bondleigh Country Flower Festival A harvest themed Country Flower Festival will take place in Bondleigh Church from Friday, September 14th at 2pm until the Harvest service at 3pm on Sunday, September 16th. In addition to the... more

Gardening

The world’s greatest flower show is a wonderfully rich source of design and planting ideas, as well as the place to spot the latest trends. This year’s Chelsea was better than ever, with the ten large show gardens offering designs in widely contrast more

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Dates – 17th July / 23rd October and 11th December 2018 £62 and includes 2 course lunch with tea/coffee Arrival 10 am – Closes 3.30 pm You will make at least one flower and Susannah will supply materials to make more at home. Take a look at Hotel more

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Friday 29th, Saturday 30th June & Sunday 1st July Meavy Flower and Craft Festival The Flower and Craft Festival will once again be taking place in St Peter's Church, opening from 11:00am and 5:00pm each day. The theme for the Flower Festival this yea more

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Join Plantlife and Devon Wildlife Trust staff on 21 June for a short stroll to discover the fascinating wild flowers around Leigh and Aish Tor on the beautiful southern edge of Dartmoor. This area is important for a wide variety of plant life includ more

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It’s time to start talking nicely to your tomatoes and serenading your roses. Why not put 8th September in your diary and come and join in with a village tradition that has been happening annually in Milton Abbot for more than eighty years. We welcom more

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Surely one of the best signs that winter is almost over is the sight of snowdrops pushing up through cold, dark earth and dead leaves. Whether it’s a single, brave flower standing alone that catches your eye, or great swathing clumps of white; the si more

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As part of the National Garden Scheme¹s Snowdrop Festival, the Mount, Delamore will be open on Saturday 17th and Sunday18th. Meander through the woods and see the spectacular sight of thousands of unusual varieties of this pretty spring flower. Near more

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Cotehele’s annual tradition of building a 60ft Christmas garland made up of thousands of flowers grown on the estate is as colourful as ever, despite the incredibly wet season. The 60ft garland in the Great Hall contains 32,000 flowers plus a 40ft more

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As another challenging growing season draws to a close, step back and take a hard look at the garden… Autumn is a good time to assess what’s worked well – and what hasn’t – in order to plan any changes over the coming months. These could be small on more

Gardening

The Society’s annual Summer Flower Show was once again a resounding success, thanks to the many members and friends who assisted. Soon after ten am on Saturday, Meavy Parish Hall was awash with colour as members staged their exhibits. The general... more

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