Blogs

Southernwood

Southernwood

January 20, 2019

This important insect-repellent herb has lots of uses says Penny Woodward

Storing garlic

January 10, 2019

So you've harvested and cured your garlic, now you need to store it. Penny Woodward explains how.

Taro

What to plant in January

December 20, 2018

Justin Russell reminds us that the summer solstice has passed and the sun is lowering in the sky.

Spade and gloved hand

Planting seedlings

December 20, 2018

There are some ways, says Penny Woodward, to ensure that summer planted seedlings stay alive.

Nets for fruit trees

Netting fruit

December 19, 2018

Penny Woodward explains that now is the perfect time to net or bag your fruit.

Lemon myrtle

Zest of life

December 14, 2018

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

Seeder

Getting intensive

December 14, 2018

Justin Russell investigates a selection of tools and equipment for ambitious gardeners and aspiring market gardens

Sweetcorn

What to plant in December

November 22, 2018

Want to know the secret to an extended summer harvest season? Read on for Justin Russell's December planting suggestions.

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