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I'm harnessing the power of gardening to help autistic people

I’m harnessing the power of gardening to help autistic people

If someone had said to me ten years ago that autism and the therapeutic benefits of gardening will become your life, I wouldn’t have believed them. Yes, I enjoyed growing some of my own food in my back yard in Brighton, but it wasn’t until my son Arthur’s autism […]

Family gardening provides more than a bountiful harvest

Family gardening provides more than a bountiful harvest

Gardeners know digging, planting, harvesting and even viewing a garden is good for the mind, body and spirit. It improves strength and flexibility, lowers blood pressure and elevates our mood. And this is true for all members of the family from the very young to the more seasoned. Plan […]

On Gardening: How to grow dahlia’s

On Gardening: How to grow dahlia’s

Pop Willow (small dahlia) and a Show “n” Tell. (Contributed) Dahlias are among the easier blossoming plants to cultivate in the garden. As natives of Mexico, they thrive in the Monterey Bay area climate, and bring drought-tolerance as well. Dahlias are available in many different blossom forms and colors, […]

Henry Homeyer: Gardening and poetry go hand in hand

Henry Homeyer: Gardening and poetry go hand in hand

What a delight to see a friend develop a new skill, writing poetry now, in her ninth decade of living joyfully on this earth — with fabulous gardens and always with a Jack Russell terrier at her side or zooming ahead. I feel honored to have been included in […]

Secrets to successful container gardening

Secrets to successful container gardening

To make the ideal potting blend for container gardening, mix a high-quality commercial potting soil with finely-screened compost at a 50/50 ratio. Using this 50/50 mix means you’ll reduce watering and foster healthy plant growth. Updated 10 hours ago Question: I would like to know what kind of potting […]

A Beginner's Guide to Gardening

A Beginner’s Guide to Gardening

The rewards of gardening are great — fresh air, exercise, beauty and relaxation, to name a few. But designing and planting your very first garden can feel like an overwhelming task. Luckily, gardens are surprisingly forgiving creations, and the best way to learn is by simply diving in. Here […]

Dig, plant, relax: Papillion man turns backyard into gardening sanctuary

Dig, plant, relax: Papillion man turns backyard into gardening sanctuary

In a matter of steps, Mike Williams can go from house to farm to forest. The Papillion man has spent nearly 25 years transforming his backyard into a garden sanctuary. The space, about one-third acre, features a large garden bed and about 40 trees. Williams, 58, took up gardening […]

Seed Now, Eat Later: The Urban Dweller’s Guide to Indoor Gardening

Seed Now, Eat Later: The Urban Dweller’s Guide to Indoor Gardening

 

Though it may not feel like it, spring is just around the corner, and farmers are in full swing prepping their seedlings for a lush summer harvest. For home gardeners and urban dwellers—whose unseen gardens dwell on rooftops or tucked into windowsills—that means it’s time to start planting, too. […]

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Felco 2 Secateurs – Only The Best Secateurs Will Do

FELCO MODEL N0.2 THE ORIGINAL SECATEURS

The manufacturer of these secateurs Felco say that Felco Secateurs are recognized by gardeners around the world as the best secateurs that you can get your hands on.

Felco 2 Secateurs -Because Only The Best Secateurs Will Do.

Felco No.2 Features:

  • Forged aluminium alloy handles
  • Manually adjustable centre-nut for aligning play between heat treated steel cutting and riveted anvil blades
  • Wire cutting notch
  • Cushion and shock absorber to protect the hand and wrist
  • Lifetime guarantee against manufacturing defects

FIVE STAR CUSTOMER RATING ON AMAZON: 

Because they are simply the best secateurs you can buy.

Bosch Rotak 37 Ergoflex Electric Rotary Lawnmower Review

Bosch Rotak 37 Ergoflex Electric Rotary Lawnmower Review

Bosch Rotak 37 Ergoflex Electric Rotary Lawnmower

The Bosch Rotak 37 Ergoflex Electric Rotary Lawnmower is an extremely easy to use and very lightweight electric lawnmower,but at the same time has power to its punch with its Powerdrive motor system and 1400W motor.

This electric mower is a best seller on Amazon and has a 5 star rating from customers who have already purchased this mower.

These customers have left mainly positive reviews of the Bosch Rotak 37 Ergoflex Electric Rotary Lawnmower,they have had the time to try and test the mower which is what counts.You can read these customer reviews and learn of all the good points about this mower as well as any bad points by <<CLICKING HERE>>