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Trädgård är livslust, kreativitet, energi, vila och friskvård.

Gardening is lust of life, creativity, energy, rest and well-being.


Hej! Jag heter Charlotte Andersson och bor i södra norrland.

Här kommer du hitta det mesta som har med trädgård och blommor att göra.


Hi! My name is Charlotte Andersson and I live in the northern part of Sweden.

I love gardens and flowers and here you will find all sorts of things related to a life with a garden.


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Bulbs & Tubers

Time for dahlias

If you ask me, there is no summer without dahlias. Flower romance at it’s best. To get the flowers to bloom as early as possible it is high time to pot the tubers to start the propagating. You can wait with it, or even do it earlier. I don’t want…

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Minna’s Flowers

The most beautiful wreaths, generous table decorations, delightful bouquets and flower creations in every possible shape. The creativity and feel for greenery is flowing in Minnas Blomsterverkstad. What started as an interest ten years ago has to date resulted in several books, a heap of reportage, lectures, courses, exhibitions and…

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Normally I would have got started with sowing in the greenhouse by now. I tend to start at the beginning of March with the ones that take the longest, amongst others the favourite Rudbeckia Hirta, but also a few others that vary from year to year.  This year will be…

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John Taylor – Mitt trädgårdsår (My year in the garden)

I like this book in many ways. It has a kind of plump colourfulness with amazing illustrations, well structured, fun, easy and enjoyable to read. John Taylor, who is the gardener at the Castle garden in Malmö shares his knowledge and and his year in the garden. Tips and advice…

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Tulip ‘Exotic Emperor’

Last year I tried the Exotic Emperor, both in pots and in the flower bed. A fragrant, white or cream double tulip with yellowish green flames on the mottled outer petals. The buds have a colouring that moves towards a yellowy green but as soon as they bloom the colouring…

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Food & Baking

Savoy cabbage rolls

These savoy cabbage rolls are tastier than tasty. And beautiful. And they are both simple and quick to make. You can even prepare them a day before you intend to eat them. Works on a buffét or as a meal on its own. Filled with minced lamb, grated beetroot and…

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