Winter chills and short days will have an effect on your chooks, writes Jessamy Miller.
This tree grew when the dinosaurs roamed the earth says Penny Woodward.
Spicy, fragrant, warming. Perfect for cool weather meals says Penny Woodward
Cucumbery salad leaf and a cure for a drunkard's thirst, what more could you want? Penny Woodward asks.
In medieval times, Penny Woodward explains, heartsease was used in love potions.
Flowers provide bright splashes of colour for many months says Penny Woodward
Choose your spot carefully suggests Penny Woodward, before planting angelica.
Penny Woodward says that oregano comes into its own at this time of year.
Hyssop, says Penny Woodward, attracts bees and butterflies and dispels the ‘nits and itchings of the beard’!
Dryness intensifies the scent and flavour of these herbs, explains Penny Woodward.