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Seed and Plant Swap Event Spring 2022

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We are going to have a Seed & Plant Swap Event on Sunday the 10th of April here in the midlands of Ireland. Please watch the video below for more details and share this page with your gardening groups and friends. Thanks! More details blow. Details: What? – Gardens for Life Seed & Plant Swap […]

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Tulsi / Indian Holy Basil Seeds

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Also known as sacred basil, Tulsi has the most extraordinary flavour when eaten fresh and dried it makes for a pleasant tea infusion. It’s an annual herb and is best grown indoors very similarly to culinary basil. Holy Basil Seeds 200x €2.90 Holy Basil Seeds 1000x €9.50

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Mullein Seeds – Great & Olympic

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Great Mullein is not only nice to look at, it is versatile! Also known as cowboys toilet paper because it’s leaves are super soft due to thousands of hairs covering them to stop it from drying out. We like planting Mullein in borders around production garden beds to protect our crops by attracting beneficial insects. […]

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Seed saving – Kale and Broccoli – Video

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Yesterday we harvested well over 100,000 (500 grams) red russian kale seeds without any effort or maintenance from about 10 plants! The best part is that it only took 5 minutes to harvest them. Check it out! And there are a few purple sprouting broccoli plants on their way. Brassicas are biennial, another words they […]

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Seed saving – Marigold / Calendula – Video

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Saving seeds from plants in your own garden has many advantages. Your plants will adapt to your local condition and grow stronger year after year. You can save money and harvest large amounts of top quality fresh seeds. You can keep varieties that are no longer available for sale. You will become more self-reliant. You […]