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In the garden with Gerry Daly: autumn cyclamen
Gerry Daly
Gerry Daly discusses a Mediterranean plant that gives great colour to an autumn garden, as well as house plants and the jobs to get done this week .
28 September 2022 Features
Shining a light for rural entrepreneurship at Solas
What was once a part of David Maher’s family farm is now home to a one-of-a-kind garden centre and food court made out of 40 upcycled containers in Co Laois, writes Maria Moynihan
21 September 2022 Gardening
In the garden with Gerry Daly: Mexican sunflower
Gerry Daly discusses the Mexican sunflower, pendulous begonias and the jobs to get done in the garden this week
Gardening with Gerry: tropical eucryphia and the benefits of planting bulbs
Gerry Daly looks at an overlooked Chilean evergreen and has some advice for choosing what bulbs to plant.
14 September 2022 Gardening
Mary Keenan’s garden diary: making the garden drought resilient
From making the garden drought resilient to planting bulbs for next spring, Mary Keenan has this advice and more.
7 September 2022 Gardening
Gardening with Gerry Daly: Japanese anemones
The anemone is easy to grow, very generous in flowering and carries flowers for nearly three months from late July to October.
24 August 2022 Gardening
Gardening with Gerry: exotic datura and late-sown vegetables
Gerry Daly takes a look at the gloriously exotic angel’s trumpet and has some top tips for growing vegetables.
17 August 2022 Gardening
Garden glut: what to do with all those courgettes
This courgette loaf isn't too sweet and is the perfect companion to your morning cup of tea, writes Janine Kennedy
16 August 2022 Recipes
Gardening with Gerry: white delight
The beautiful crinum lily is just at the start of its long flowering season that runs from early August to late September, writes Gerry Daly.
10 August 2022 Gardening
The best way to preserve a glut of homegrown beetroot
It's the time of year where we start reaping the rewards from our veg patches. Janine Kennedy shares her easy method for preserving pickled beetroot
9 August 2022 Recipes
Mary's Garden: a late summer spruce up
Mary Keenan shares her advice for a late summer spruce up in the garden
3 August 2022 Gardening
In the garden with Gerry Daly: summer-time lilies
With summer in full-bloom, Gerry Daly discusses lilies, dahlias and the jobs to get done this week.
27 July 2022 Gardening