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An Open Letter to Holt Park Tenants and Residents Association

July 6th, 2011 · 11 Comments · Gardening

After receiving a number of emails expressing concern from Holt Park Tenants and Residents Association Regarding the article we posted on Friday 1st June 2011 about Guerrilla Gardening HoltParkToday.com wanted to take this opportunity to write an open letter in reply to them in the hope that other residents and tenants can add their comments, […]

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Rogue Flowers & Guerilla Gardening in Holt Park

July 1st, 2011 · 8 Comments · Gardening

by The Garden Gnome At the end of a hot and tiring day and a tiresome evening meeting, I dragged myself home from the ASDA bus stop agitating about this and that, and generally being stressed out. Until I passed by a neighbour’s mini-garden,that is, where he’s planted flowers, essentially in the grass verge, and […]

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Compost: my new love!

June 16th, 2011 · No Comments · Gardening

by The Garden Gnome I’ve recently found a new love: my compost heap. I’ve tried composting before, but like some other past relationships in my life I could mention, all abit half-heartedly. This time it’s different: I’m committed. I bought two bins through the Council – very cheap compared withcommercial outlets – and did some […]

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Cookridge Garden Open For Charity

June 13th, 2011 · No Comments · Gardening

A local garden in Cookridge in conjunction with the National Garden Scheme, has opened it’s gates for the general public to enjoy. The ¼-acre hidden suburban garden is described as an oasis of peace and tranquillity. Differing levels made by owners using old stone, found on site has beenplanted for yr round interest. Long rockery, […]

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Introducing a new gardening blog for Holt Park from The Garden Gnome

June 3rd, 2011 · 3 Comments · Gardening

by The Garden Gnome Introducing a new gardening blog for Holt Park … Last week was all about Chelsea Flower Show. Can’t get enough of it, hog the TV all week, drives the family mad. Day dreaming about landscaping I’ll never have, planting schemes that just wouldn’t work in North Leeds and flowers I can’t […]

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