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Prepare for Autumn Rain

Early Autumn is the time to prepare for the rains in central Portugal.

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Everything You Wanted to Know about Composting in Central Portugal

Composting is the purposeful biodegradation (rotting) of organic matter, such as garden and food waste. This is performed by micro-organisms, mostly bacteria, but also yeasts and fungi. Also contributing to the process are soldier flies, fruit flies and fungus gnats.

 

 

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Willow Water - Rooting Liquid

If you prefer to keep the use of chemicals to a minimum in your garden, but want to take advantage of the autumn good growing weather to take semi ripe hardwood cuttings...why not try making your own hormone rooting liquid - Willow Water?

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Water in Design Part 1

An introduction to Water in your Portuguese Garden

Introducing water into a design is not only good for the wildlife, it’s good for the soul, bringing sound, movement and reflection into a garden. 

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Sharing My Garden Part 1

Sharing with you a Garden which has Come Of Age.

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