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• Pyracantha - spiny evergreen with pretty creamy-white flowers and red-orange or yellow berries. • Privet - the classic town hedge. • Euonymus - evergreen, some variegated green and cream, others green and yellow. • Hawthorn - deciduous and potentially thorny, good for wildlife. • Blackthorn - deciduous and very thorny, with pretty white flowers followed by sloes – but can easily get too vigorous!

By Pippa Greenwood

Visit Pippa’s website www.pippagreenwood. com to buy gorgeous UK grown vegetable plants accompanied by weekly advice emails from Pippa, or to peruse the really useful selection of Pippa’s favourite gardening items including popup crop covers, SpeedHoes, SpeedWeeders, raised bed kits, Nemaslug, pull-out EasyTunnels, signed books and lots more besides.

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Discover Stockbridge April/May 2017  

An A5 local community magazine delivered to the residents of Stockbridge, Broughton, Middle Wallop, Longstock, Wherwell and Kings Somborne p...

Discover Stockbridge April/May 2017  

An A5 local community magazine delivered to the residents of Stockbridge, Broughton, Middle Wallop, Longstock, Wherwell and Kings Somborne p...

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