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# garden - Monday 12 August, 2019

5 outdoor accessories to transform your garden for €100 or less - as chosen by designers
# Garden Greats
# Garden Greats

5 outdoor accessories to transform your garden for €100 or less - as chosen by designers

Aug 12th 2019, 10:38 AM 20,728 Views 4 Comments

We ask the experts how to make a little go a long way.

# garden - Thursday 30 May, 2019

From an electricity-generating toilet to a whiskey barrel hot tub: Here are our 6 favourite gardens at Bloom
# Pottering Around
# Pottering Around

From an electricity-generating toilet to a whiskey barrel hot tub: Here are our 6 favourite gardens at Bloom

May 30th 2019, 8:30 PM 21,081 Views 10 Comments

Bloom Festival has 22 show gardens on display and will run until the end of the Bank Holiday weekend.

# garden - Saturday 24 November, 2018

A Dublin dad was growing 'hipster' veg in his garden back in 1955
# Column
# Column

A Dublin dad was growing 'hipster' veg in his garden back in 1955

Nov 24th 2018, 9:30 AM 21,415 Views 6 Comments

So many people in my generation remember their fathers toiling away in the garden, we’re only one generation removed from the soil, writes Michael Kelly.

# garden - Saturday 22 September, 2018

From the garden: A recipe for a no-nonsense tomato and courgette soup, with no-nonsense ingredients
# GIY
# GIY

From the garden: A recipe for a no-nonsense tomato and courgette soup, with no-nonsense ingredients

Sep 22nd 2018, 8:30 AM 13,090 Views 3 Comments

Michael Kelly from GIY talks us through how to store chillies, and also how to make a delicious warming soup.

# garden - Saturday 1 September, 2018

How to make a simple tomato sauce that'll feed you all winter from the freezer
# GIY
# GIY

How to make a simple tomato sauce that'll feed you all winter from the freezer

Sep 1st 2018, 9:00 AM 31,667 Views 6 Comments

Use this sauce as a base for pizzas, pastas, stews, casseroles and soups. It’s even flavourful enough to be used by itself as a soup, writes Michael Kelly.

# garden - Saturday 18 August, 2018

In the garden: How to fight back (nicely) against the caterpillars eating your plants
# GIY
# GIY

In the garden: How to fight back (nicely) against the caterpillars eating your plants

Aug 18th 2018, 9:45 AM 18,423 Views 10 Comments

Growing brassicas like kale or cauliflower is basically a war between you and the creatures that want to eat the plants, writes Michael Kelly of GIY.ie.

# garden - Saturday 16 June, 2018

What should you do if you find a swarm of bees in your home?
# Beekeepers
# Beekeepers

What should you do if you find a swarm of bees in your home?

Jun 16th 2018, 8:00 AM 39,085 Views 39 Comments

May to July is a hotspot for bee activity – here’s what to do if a swarm of bees are in your home.

# garden - Sunday 4 March, 2018

How a willow garden is helping these women 'reclaim' their local park
# Dublin
# Dublin

How a willow garden is helping these women 'reclaim' their local park

Mar 4th 2018, 9:30 AM 15,368 Views 9 Comments

Fairview Park has been the scene of antisocial behaviour in recent years.

# garden - Thursday 13 July, 2017

Award-winning fairy garden donated to children's ward at Portiuncula Hospital
# Bloom
# Bloom

Award-winning fairy garden donated to children's ward at Portiuncula Hospital

Jul 13th 2017, 11:43 AM 10,785 Views 4 Comments

The garden received a certificate of distinction in the postcard section at Bloom this year.

# garden - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Gardaí say prickly hedges can help prevent burglaries
# Defensive Planting
# Defensive Planting

Gardaí say prickly hedges can help prevent burglaries

Jun 1st 2017, 10:48 AM 17,432 Views 59 Comments

They also want people to avoid posting holiday photos while away from home.

# garden - Friday 27 January, 2017

This guy found the most adorable video on his late grandmother’s phone
# New Phone
From The Daily Edge
# New Phone

This guy found the most adorable video on his late grandmother’s phone

Jan 27th 2017, 8:05 AM 5,393 Views 2 Comments

“I’m taking photos and they’re taking when I’m not wanting them to”

# garden - Thursday 9 June, 2016

This neighbour had the best response to an angry note about their lawn flowers
# Free Dandelions
From The Daily Edge
# Free Dandelions

This neighbour had the best response to an angry note about their lawn flowers

Jun 9th 2016, 4:02 PM 10,378 Views 4 Comments

Compromise.

# garden - Saturday 4 June, 2016

Is your garden summer ready? Here are some top tips from Bloom's designers
# Green Shoots
# Green Shoots

Is your garden summer ready? Here are some top tips from Bloom's designers

Jun 4th 2016, 11:45 AM 17,909 Views 10 Comments

The designers at the 10th annual Bloom festival have some advice for budding gardeners.

# garden - Saturday 20 June, 2015

Community garden ordered to close its gates "just as the gooseberries ripen"
# Harvest Ruined
# Harvest Ruined

Community garden ordered to close its gates "just as the gooseberries ripen"

Jun 20th 2015, 7:30 AM 25,271 Views 14 Comments

An Óige is selling the property and grounds – but the volunteers who run the garden say it would be a huge boon to whoever buys the site.

# garden - Friday 19 June, 2015

A woman was told her garden was 'relentlessly gay' and has planned the perfect revenge
# Comeback Girl
From The Daily Edge
# Comeback Girl

A woman was told her garden was 'relentlessly gay' and has planned the perfect revenge

Jun 19th 2015, 9:44 AM 4,830 Views 2 Comments

Now she wants people to help paint her entire house in rainbows.

# garden - Monday 1 June, 2015

9 beautiful gardens in Ireland you should visit soon

9 beautiful gardens in Ireland you should visit soon

Jun 1st 2015, 9:15 AM 92,667 Views 33 Comments

Ireland is known for its lush green landscape.We should really get out and experience it more.

# garden - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

This garden in Bloom won't have one blade of grass
# Bloom
# Bloom

This garden in Bloom won't have one blade of grass

May 27th 2015, 6:06 AM 19,769 Views 4 Comments

Coined a ‘slum’ garden, the designer hopes it’s going to be unlike any other at the festival.

# garden - Monday 27 April, 2015

Child (9) finds remains of baby while playing in her garden
# Los Angeles
# Los Angeles

Child (9) finds remains of baby while playing in her garden

Apr 27th 2015, 11:44 AM 20,104 Views 8 Comments

Police believe the newborn was as young as three days old.

# garden - Friday 17 April, 2015

Urban Greening: The simple step we can take to beautifully transform our lives
# Opinion
# Opinion

Urban Greening: The simple step we can take to beautifully transform our lives

Apr 17th 2015, 8:00 AM 893 Views 7 Comments

If you live in a city and spend your time working indoors then you need to get more plants into your life.

# garden - Thursday 6 November, 2014

Hot Property: An imposing Victorian home with a secret garden
# Des Res
# Des Res

Hot Property: An imposing Victorian home with a secret garden

Nov 6th 2014, 4:44 PM 2,668 Views 0 Comments

High ceilings, wooden floors, grand windows, in a home with history.

# garden - Saturday 18 October, 2014

This wasteland of debris and syringes was transformed into a blooming garden
# Community Spirit
# Community Spirit

This wasteland of debris and syringes was transformed into a blooming garden

Oct 18th 2014, 6:50 PM 14,957 Views 20 Comments

The power of teamwork.

# garden - Saturday 6 September, 2014

Man in court over 'beheading' of woman in London garden
# Machete Attack
# Machete Attack

Man in court over 'beheading' of woman in London garden

Sep 6th 2014, 1:20 PM 20,619 Views 0 Comments

82-year-old Palmira Silva was attacked in her garden in Edmonton, north London, on Thursday.

# garden - Sunday 6 July, 2014

Opinion: Want to grow your own food, but don't have outside space?
# Gardening Without A Garden
# Gardening Without A Garden

Opinion: Want to grow your own food, but don't have outside space?

Jul 6th 2014, 7:30 PM 72 Views 18 Comments

Here’s how to get creative and grow your own, without a garden.

# garden - Saturday 14 September, 2013

Pop-up community festival brings organic food to Dublin city today
# Community
# Community

Pop-up community festival brings organic food to Dublin city today

Sep 14th 2013, 8:45 AM 5,838 Views 5 Comments

The Dublin Community Growers are holding their Harvest Festival today.

# garden - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Gaddafi's compound will be turned into an amusement park
# Libya
# Libya

Gaddafi's compound will be turned into an amusement park

Jul 16th 2013, 7:48 PM 5,637 Views 21 Comments

The Bab al-Aziziya compound covers several square hectares of prime real estate in central Tripoli.

# garden - Monday 4 March, 2013

Woman assaulted 'a number of times' during Mayo break-in
# Assault
# Assault

Woman assaulted 'a number of times' during Mayo break-in

Mar 4th 2013, 3:17 PM 14,652 Views 20 Comments

Two masked men, both believed to be armed with knives, entered a house and asked the woman about the whereabouts of her partner.

# garden - Monday 11 February, 2013

Food growing set to be added to UK curriculum - what about Ireland?
# Horticulture
# Horticulture

Food growing set to be added to UK curriculum - what about Ireland?

Feb 11th 2013, 7:59 PM 6,103 Views 41 Comments

Should it also be brought into Irish schools?

# garden - Friday 23 November, 2012

Pipe bomb found outside Belfast house
# Belfast
# Belfast

Pipe bomb found outside Belfast house

Nov 23rd 2012, 9:02 PM 2,497 Views 1 Comment

The PSNI said the viable pipe bomb was found in the garden of the house at Northwick Drive.

# garden - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

Michelle Obama's first book dishes the dirt... on her garden
# First Garden
# First Garden

Michelle Obama's first book dishes the dirt... on her garden

May 29th 2012, 3:52 PM 2,539 Views 0 Comments

The US first lady’s new book rakes through the intricacies of the White House kitchen garden.

# garden - Tuesday 24 May, 2011

Diarmuid Gavin takes gold at Chelsea Flower Show
# Sky High
# Sky High

Diarmuid Gavin takes gold at Chelsea Flower Show

May 24th 2011, 12:18 PM 6,911 Views 7 Comments

The Irish gardener’s suspended ‘Sky Garden’ is one of 13 gardens to take top prizes at the world-famous gardening show.