Friday, September 25, 2020
Blog: An easy guide to pots for cold weather - and you don't have to do it all at once! It's Million Planting Moments Week, part of the Horticultural Trade Association's Keep Britain Growing campaign, which aims to encourage people of...

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Sprouter trays. Picture; Johnsons

Microgreens Kitchen Seed Sprouter

Cheap, easy way to grow microgreens all year round I'll be road-testing this on my kitchen windowsill, so expect a follow-up! Keep eating your own fresh produce...
The 'hot' end of the herbaceous border, Birmingham Botanical Gardens

Colourful autumn planting: get the most from perennials

Birmingham Botanical Gardens' herbaceous borders show how it's done If you have a garden problem, such as your flower beds and pots running out of...

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GARDENING FOR THE LESS ABLE

Tomato pot and Veggie Wall. Picture; ehlo

Self-watering tomato pots from elho

Making growing your own delicious produce even easier in British Tomato Fortnight It's British Tomato Fortnight (May 25-June 7), which celebrates all that is best...
Concrete brogue shoes planter. Picture; Smithers of Stanford

Christmas gifts for gardeners

Ideal presents for green-fingered friends and family This is the first in a series of posts picking out the best gardening gifts on the market...
Shallow rooting is disastrous

What’s the best way to water plants in summer?

How these simple techniques can help your garden survive heat and drought Should your plants be watered when it’s hottest or when it’s cooler in...

FRUIT, VEG, FEATURED PLANTS, FLOWER SEEDS

New veg seeds for 2021 from Suttons – my top 10...

Unusual herbs and flavours steal the show New seeds for 2021 are being released thick and fast by the big seed companies - and Suttons...

RECIPES AND DEALING WITH GLUTS