Alan's 'How to' for February

Pruning roses

 

Call me old-fashioned, but I actually like rose pruning. A good pair of secateurs, a thorn-proof jacket and a pair of leather gloves is all I need to get stuck in.

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Alan shows how to feed the birds

 
There’s nothing like garden birds to add colour, sound and movement to the winter garden, says Alan Titchmarsh, as he explains how to encourage them to hang around.
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Alan shows to success with seeds

 
Raising your own plants from seed is one of the most rewarding gardening activities, but it can also be one of the most frustrating.
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Alan shows how to sow sweet peas

 
Alan Titchmarsh explains how to sow sweet peas to give you pretty flowers in summertime. >

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