Most gardens have a shady spot: a north-facing wall, perhaps, or under a tree, or in the shadow of a nearby building. Learn to love your shade: you'll find a world of new plants opens up, and you get a cool, pleasant nook to sit out of the heat of the day: perfect for enjoying an iced drink afte…Read more
A. Luff & Sons Ltd - Ripley Nurseries
Welcomes you to Ripley Nurseries - Garden Centre and Farm Shop we are located on the Old Portsmouth Road coaching route between Cobham and Guildford just 2 miles from RHS Wisley in the Village of Ripley. Our Farm Shop is full of fresh produce and local products with a dedicated Florist and Garden Sundries department. We have been serving the local community since 1895 see our history page and among our patrons we served Sir Winston Churchill at Chartwell and Wimbeldon Tennis grounds.
Plant Japanese onions
Plant Japanese onion sets, also known as autumn-sown onions, for a super-early crop of golden bulbs a month sooner than maincrop types. Good varieties to try are red 'Electric' or ever-reliable 'Senshyu Yellow'. Press the miniature bulbs into well-prepared soil about 15cm apart so the neck is at ground level.