TAHGDC: Collecting Agapanthus Seeds from Flower heads.

So you may remember a number of weeks back, I had a beautiful Agapathus plant in my back garden. However the seasons cycle. Thus those flowers did naturally die off and start forming seed pods! Being the avid gardener I must admit to have…
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TAHGDC: Creating a Micro-Garden with Succulents

Winter is almost upon us. I am currently trying to find a way to keep my love of all things green going through enjoyment of small Succulent micro gardens during those inclement days. Succulents Succulents and cacti have a lot in common. Members…
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TAHGDC: Japanese Knotweed

Introduced to the UK & Ireland in 1825, Japanese Knotweed was originally grown in gardens for it's attractive & exotic appearance. It wasn’t until some years later that it came into focus that it was becoming an invasive plant and…

TAHGDC: Jobs in the Garden for September

September Gardening with The Angry Hedgehog Garden Design Company September is the beginning of the next phase in the garden as the wind-down to winter begins! However we are not there yet and there are still some jobs you can be doing to keep…

TAHGDC: Low Water Garden Design Plan

Low-Water Garden Design Plan A dry garden spot calls for plants that are experts at gathering and using water. Nature outfitted drought-tolerant plants with a host of special features for survival. Stonecrop's (Sedum spp.) succulent leaves…

TAHDGC: Espresso Gardening tips with spent coffee grounds

Time to stop throwing away those espresso grounds when you are done with them and use them for Espresso Gardening. With a little bit of creativity, here are 5 ways your coffee grounds can be put to further use long after you have got your caffeine…
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TAH: Garden Visit to Lismore Castle Gardens, Co. Waterford

On a recent trip to Waterford, we took the opportunity to visit the absolutely beautiful town of Lismore, Co.Waterford. Within the town sits the historic surroundings of Lismore Castle and the wonderful Lismore Castle Gardens.  Two distinct…
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TAH: August Gardening Jobs

Here are your jobs for August 2017! You should take particular care to keep yourself hydrated but also remember that any Bird Baths/static water sources you have will quickly evaporate or become full of algae growth during summer. Ensure…
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TAHGDC: 5 steps to get FREE Lavender plants!

Anybody who has been to my garden in Tipperary knows that I have at least six different varieties of Lavender growing in among my planting areas. From Hiddecote to English, French to Munstead, there is a Lavender plant for every garden and it…
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TAH – July Gardening Jobs

Bit later than usual but such is the way with Summer at The Angry Hedgehog towers! The weather over the last few weeks has been a little bit mixed with dry weather and downpours coming through! However that does not mean that your plants are…