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Recently in Emma's blog:

Even with frosts on the way, the GlutBusters are getting ready for glorious harvests

The kitchen garden at Hampton Court Palace hides some unusual plants amongst the squash and tomatoes

Autumn at Kew (21 days ago)

Autumn has come to Kew Gardens

Gardening offers 27/9 (23 days ago)

This week's round-up of gardening offers and coupons

The clock is running out on September 2014

Electrical safety for gardeners

A recipe for a special salt is our latest Write Club 2014 entry

Plant shopping is a quirky affair at Newington Nurseries

And we're in (3 days ago)

The first of my plants arrived in their new home

A photo tour of Fisbourne Roman Palace, in Sussex

Rummaging through the cupboards for something tasty to eat

Moving forward (14 days ago)

At last I can unveil what I've been waiting for all summer... the garden that will be mine!

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 (379 days ago)

Why are compost bags labelled wth 'John Innes'?

Project: Nosh is all about eating things I've grown in the garden

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

The latest Bank Holiday offer is free shipping from T&M

10% off at Harrod Horticultural this weekend

Save on shipping this weekend with Sarah Raven

Golden Bamboo (71 days ago)

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

10% off alliums (75 days ago)

Save on Sarah Raven allium bulbs this week

Save 10% on wooden raised beds from Harrod Horticultural

Save 5% at Interflora (100 days ago)

The latest Interflora discount

Save 10% on crop protection cages at Harrod Horticultural

Save 10% on arches and pergolas from Harrod Horticultural

A 10% saving is on offer at Sarah Raven this weekend

Save 10% on exciting Mexican cooking supplies this week

Super savings from Rocket Gardens this week

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