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Kale ~ Brassica oleracea acephala

Kale ~ decorative, easy to grow and a true Superfood! I had a bit of a love affair with kale last winter. I grew so many plants of Thomson and Morgan’s dark green ‘Nero di Toscana’ kale, dotted among the borders and in the veg patch. It has upright smoky green-black leaves, crinkled and handsome like […]

Perennial Herbs in your flowerbed

Herbs = Perennial Flowers? Very likely you already have some herb plants that pop up year after year in your flower beds!  Gardeners call these long lived plants PERENNIALS. Some perennial herbs are widely sold at garden centres and nurseries for their decorative qualities or their fragrance masquerade as flowers for borders! So you are […]