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Recently in Emma's blog:

A show garden with a scientific theme has won a gold medal at RHS Chelsea

A holiday view inspires a design for natralistic, edible planting

The people of Nepal need our help, after devastating earthquakes rock the region

What can spring flowers teach us about the economy

The Sun came out, and we bought a BBQ bucket to begin our outdoor cooking adventures

Celebrating the start of May with edible flowers and ethnobotany

Gardening with no clothes on is a hazardous proposition

My latest book, about unusual edible plants and the people who grow them, is available in hard copy now!

Restarting the compost heap, and starring in a podcast

There's still time to sow & plant courgettes, and they're easy to grow

A heavy crop of gardening discounts for the Bank Holiday weekend

Putting some socks through their paces

Carl Legge interviews me about Jade Pearls and Alien Eyeballs, unusual edible plants and plant hunters

A special recording on plants in Antarctica, part of my virtual book tour for Jade Pearls and Alien Eyeballs

A special recording on unusual salads, part of my virtual book tour for Jade Pearls and Alien Eyeballs

I'm kicking off my virtual book tour for Jade Pearls and Alien Eyeballs with a special edition of the podcast

Is it a tomato? Is it a potato? No, it's a Tom Tato.

Curling up with a good book while the wind howls

AKG133 - John Innes (601 days ago)

Why are compost bags labelled wth 'John Innes'?

I've made a guest podcast appearance to talk about compost
Celebrating the launch of Jade Pearls and Alien Eyeballs with a look at the history of plants in outer space

The latest Bank Holiday offer is free shipping from T&M

10% off at Harrod Horticultural this weekend

Save on shipping this weekend with Sarah Raven

Golden Bamboo (294 days ago)

T&M have an incredible offer on the ornamental golden bamboo

10% off alliums (298 days ago)

Save on Sarah Raven allium bulbs this week

Save 10% on wooden raised beds from Harrod Horticultural

Save 5% at Interflora (323 days ago)

The latest Interflora discount

Save 10% on crop protection cages at Harrod Horticultural

Save 10% on arches and pergolas from Harrod Horticultural

A 10% saving is on offer at Sarah Raven this weekend

Save 10% on exciting Mexican cooking supplies this week

Super savings from Rocket Gardens this week

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