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Recently in Emma's blog:

Supermoon (8 days ago)

Isn't our Moon beautiful?

Greens in Gaza (15 days ago)

Farmers, gardeners and foragers in Palestine

Remember WW1 (16 days ago)

A day for field poppies

A story of Moon dust, French marigolds and extraterrestrial permaculture

Changing landscape (25 days ago)

Execution at dawn was the sentence for Didcot A's offending cooling towers

Moose and reindeer can deactivate a toxic fungus - with their spit

Bees in space (32 days ago)

It's time to read the next chapter in our choose your own blog adventure!

Free cress seeds, and a cress head competition, from Chiltern Seeds

A day off gives me the chance to visit an elusive local bookshops

Mrs Crimble's coconut macaroons make a tasty afternoon treat

Improvising taco sauce from a limited range of seasonings

Toilet paper (6 days ago)

Ruminating on the links between gardening, botany and an everyday commodity

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 (318 days ago)

Why are compost bags labelled wth 'John Innes'?

If I win cheese, I'll record a new episode of the show!

Celebrating the launch of Jade Pearls and Alien Eyeballs with a look at the history of plants in outer space
Carl Legge interviews me about Jade Pearls and Alien Eyeballs, unusual edible plants and plant hunters

Save 10% on wooden raised beds from Harrod Horticultural

Save 30% on selected salad seeds

The latest Interflora discount is offering a 15% discount this weekend

Save up to £6.90 today, with free shipping from Thompson & Morgan

Save 10% on crop protection cages at Harrod Horticultural

A WoodBlocX discount for the weekend

Save 10% on turf (47 days ago)

Turf discounts from Rolawn Direct

Golden Bamboo (11 days ago)

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

10% off alliums (15 days ago)

Save on Sarah Raven allium bulbs this week

T&M have reduced the price of a selection of fruit trees this weekend

20% off T&M plants - today only!

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