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Funny pictures for April

This month we decided to have some fun and share gardening pictures which made gave us a chuckle. After all, laughter makes the world go round! Which ones put a smile on your face?

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DIY Biodegradable Seed Starters

  Spring is officially here! Here at Powergreen, the garden has well and truly sprung back into action. Now is the time to start planting lots of different things in your garden. If you’re a fan of starting things from … Continue reading

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Winter Gardening Tips

  There is definitely a chill in the air, your garden has gone into a dormant phase, so what can you do to keep your garden in order during the Winter months? We’ve picked up a few tips to share … Continue reading

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GreenSax teams up with Brown Bin Rescue

  We all know how beneficial composting can be, but let’s face it. There are some unpleasant factors that go hand in hand with it: smelly food, flies, and dealing with potential messes. We’ve created a bag that is 100% … Continue reading

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Composting Q&A

  This month we’ve been focusing on composting and what’s OK to put into your composting. There’s so much information out there about composting that it can get a bit confusing! What’s ‘brown’ organic matter? How do I ‘turn’ compost? … Continue reading

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Our Autumn Gardening Tips

  We were only saying the other day that the year seems to be flying by. We’ve already seen Christmas decorations for sale in some shops and Halloween hasn’t even passed yet! With the leaves starting to fall from the … Continue reading

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Powergreen in Dublin: Scalp Wood Nurseries

  A new month brings a new garden centre! The leaves are turning golden-brown so we’re inspired to bring some colour into our garden. We spoke to Joseph McMahon at Scalp Wood Nurseries, Kilternan, Co. Dublin, to find out what’s … Continue reading

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Powergreen in Kildare: Caragh Nurseries

  With all the great weather we’ve been having lately, it was only a matter of time before we went to a Garden Centre to get some tips and ideas about what to grow next! We spoke to Jo McGarry … Continue reading

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How to make your own Eggshell Seed Starters

When we saw this project, we knew we couldn’t keep it to ourselves! So we’ve found out how to make eggshell seed starters and we’ll show you how to make some of your own at home. So why make an … Continue reading

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Our Garden Projects Month!

  As you know, we’re big fans of garden projects, so this month we’ve been putting up a new project on our Facebook and Twitter pages each day. One project in particular seems to have caught a lot of people’s … Continue reading

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