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Composting for beginners often means creating a compost heap. The image shows a gardener emptying fine ready to use compost from a composting bin.
Composting
Kristian Hickson-Booth

Composting for the Beginner Gardener

As a beginner gardener composting can seem a daunting prospect. Yet, most experienced gardeners will make compost to mulch their own borders. Here is a beginners guide to composting.

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Evening sun bursting through a perennial flower border
Gardening For Beginners
Kristian Hickson-Booth

Gardening with a South Facing Aspect

As a beginner gardener it can be easy to just think of a south facing garden as the one that gets the most sun! Having a south facing garden can prove just as challenging as any other aspect, especially for a beginner.

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How composting changed my philosophy started with this pile of farmyard manure!
Composting
Kristian Hickson-Booth

How Composting Changed My Garden Philosophy

In this article I share my own personal experience on how composting changed my garden philosophy. I recommend composting and mulching to all of my clients who want to improve their soils. By doing this you will grow stronger and healthier plants.

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The formula to harness your strengths is depicted by this graphic of a sign post with a green forward arrow highlighting strengths
Gardening For Beginners
Kristian Hickson-Booth

The Formula To Harness Your Strengths

Who would think that the formula to harness your strengths would help you keep on top of your garden? In this article I share with my readers how discovering your strengths can reframe your whole take on gardening at home.

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