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About Martina Mercer

Martina is a marketing consultant, SEO expert and freelance copywriter who enjoys gardening in her spare time. She especially likes to combine the joy of gardening with spending quality time with the children so everyone benefits from exercise and a good dose of fresh air daily. Martina is also the editor of Sunday Woman Magazine the luxury lifestyle mag for over 30 women with a brain :)
Latest Posts | By Martina Mercer
BBC Gardening Competition for Garden Designers
3 years ago

BBC Gardening Competition for Garden Designers

By  •  Events, News

Beautiful Borders and new Edible Borders in the BBC Gardening Competition BBC Gardeners’ World Live, sponsored by Lexus, is a hotbed for emerging talent in garden design, and Show organisers …
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RHS Britain in Bloom to Honour Flood Hit Communities with New Award
3 years ago

RHS Britain in Bloom to Honour Flood Hit Communities with New Award

By  •  Events, News

The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) Britain in Bloom campaign will for the first time formally recognise the efforts of communities that have been flooded, with the creation of a new …
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Hedging that Helps Birds AND Hedgehogs
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3 years ago

Hedging that Helps Birds AND Hedgehogs

Help give birds a beautiful home with new RSPB garden bird and hedgehog hedging packs

Want to help your local bird population to thrive by doing your bit for nature? …
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Top Tips from a Smallholder for Bringing the Outside In
3 years ago

Top Tips from a Smallholder for Bringing the Outside In

As the seasons speed by so do the fashions and no sooner have we embraced one than a new trend is thrown in our face. I believe the best designs …
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New Video Gardening Series for Young Homeowners
3 years ago

New Video Gardening Series for Young Homeowners

Origin, a British manufacturer of bi-fold doors, windows and blinds, has launched a series of ‘how to’ gardening videos with Chelsea Flower Show gold award winner and Director of the …
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Keeping the Roses Sweet for Five Prime Ministers
3 years ago

Keeping the Roses Sweet for Five Prime Ministers

By  •  News, Extras

The Royal Parks’ gardener who has kept the grass green and roses smelling sweet for five British Prime Ministers has been awarded the British Empire Medal (BEM).

This year is …
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Bounty Hunters hit Wakehurst for a Botanical Adventure!
3 years ago

Bounty Hunters hit Wakehurst for a Botanical Adventure!

Wakehurst Place, home to the largest seed bank in the world, have announced the line-up of their exciting NEW ‘Bountiful Botanics’ Festival in September. Plant hunter Tom Hart Dyke, Garden …
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Minecraft Made Reality: Kids Re-enact Gaming Concepts in Real Life
3 years ago

Minecraft Made Reality: Kids Re-enact Gaming Concepts in Real Life

Swedish property company AMF Fastigheter has partnered with Microsoft to launch the construction for its 130,000sqm Urban Escape Stockholm regeneration, through a unique gaming collaboration with Minecraft and a group …
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Young Gardeners Throw in the Trowel
3 years ago

Young Gardeners Throw in the Trowel

Young people are losing their green fingers as nine in ten struggle to identify common garden plants, new research reveals.

A study of 2,000 Brits aged 25-35 found that time …
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Top Tips for Attracting Wildlife into you Garden this Summer
3 years ago

Top Tips for Attracting Wildlife into you Garden this Summer

The sun is shining, which means it’s finally time to enjoy the great outdoors. A garden isn’t quite the same without a buzz of wildlife though, and luckily it’s never …
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