Articles by Penny Woodward

Lemon myrtle

Zest of life

December 2018

Lemon-scented plants bring extra zing to your garden, food and life writes Penny Woodward.

English lavender 'Edgerton Blue'

Smell the lavender?

October 2018

Find the right lavender, says Penny Woodward, to use for its calming and relaxing effects.

Young cherries

Cherry tree thoughts

October 2018

Penny Woodward discusses four things you need to know for successful cherry production.

Aphids on broccoli

Pesky aphids

September 2018

Spring is aphid season says Penny Woodward. Here's how to control them.

Elephant garlic

The elephant of garlics

September 2018

It's much too late to plant garlic, explains Penny Woodward, but the perfect time for Elephant garlic.

A bed of wallflowers

Wondrous wallflowers

August 2018

You can't go past deliciously scented wallflowers for your spring and summer garden writes Penny Woodward.

Spreading mulch

Mulching pots

August 2018

As the weather warms up Penny Woodward explains why it's good to mulch your pots.

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