- Keep an eye out for offers on spring-flowering bulbs to plant in your winter tubs.
- Save on plants by growing your own. You can get several plants from just one pack of seeds.
- Not many people know you can sow salad leaves under cloches outside year round to save on your grocery shop.
- New online garden centre Potterandrest.co.uk is offering Yours readers 15% off everything online. Save £4.50 on the lovely autumn and winter-scent plant collection (usually £25.50). Go to www.potterandrest.co.uk and use code Yours15 at the checkout by December 31, 2014. Postage and packaging is £5.50 or free on orders over £60.
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