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Plantify Valentine’s special

  Welcome to our plantify.co.uk Valentine’s special. In preparation for Valentine’s day, we have accumulated some interesting, amusing and hopefully useful information for you. Scroll below or simply click on each topic:   The history of Valentine’s day and why … Continue reading

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An almond tree for Valentine

While celebrating Valentine’s Day in our modern times, it is worth while looking beyond the commercialisation of it to find out about the historical roots of this tradition. Why are we actually celebrating our relationships on this day and not … Continue reading

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Lost for words? Say it the Victorian way…

During the prudish Victorian times it became a tradition to express your feelings to desired and loved ones through the language of flowers. That way things could be said that were otherwise not to be spoken out loud. Maybe you … Continue reading

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Best Roses for Romantics

Rose growers are romantic people. They have to be; who else would be spending all their time growing the most romantic flower on earth, with tender love and care? And because they are so romantic, they can’t help then giving … Continue reading

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Introducing our British growers – Dingley Dell Nurseries (Part 1)

Dingley Dell is a British grower of a wide variety of plants, grown to a uniform and consistent high standard, most of them in 3L pots. (Read here why) The variety of plants at Dingley Dell ranges from hardy shrubs and climbers, to acers, … Continue reading

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Introducing our British growers – Dingley Dell Nurseries (Part 2)

Dingley Dell Nurseries – A family with a passion for plants Jack Newington left school when he was 12 years old.  He had the opportunity to go to grammar school but knew his parents couldn’t afford the uniform so opted … Continue reading

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Introducing our British growers – Dingley Dell Nurseries (Part 3)

Looking good at Dingley Dell in winter: Helleborus niger (2L) £6.99 Helleborus niger – Christmas rose – is a garden favourite because of it is one of the few plants to flower in mid winter. It works well in a … Continue reading

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Introducing our British growers – Dingley Dell Nurseries (Part 4)

Personal beauty treatment by Renata In the drive for cost-cutting nurseries are increasingly turning to mechanisation.   Larger producers often use automated systems to prune plants.  Giant mowers move across the crop on rails or ingenious machines in the style of … Continue reading

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Introducing our British growers – Dingley Dell Nurseries (Part 5)

Why one litre can make a huge difference At Dingley Dell nurseries, most plants are grown in 3L pots. We asked them why… “We have worked out that 3 litre seems to be the optimum size for producing the best … Continue reading

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Buying plants online at plantify.co.uk – Customer Reviews

We at Plantify.co.uk have the best job in the world. Why? Because we make people happy. How? By sending them great quality plants at fab prices which will give them enjoyment for many seasons to come. How do we measure … Continue reading

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