Plants & Vegetables

Edible flowers

Edible flowers

August 2019

Flowers are fragile, says Penny Woodward, but make delicous additions to our food.

Angelica

Statuesque angelica

July 2019

Choose your spot carefully suggests Penny Woodward, before planting angelica.

Red poppy

Poppy planting time

May 2019

Planting poppy seed, Penny Woodward explains, takes a little care.

Lovely leeks

April 2019

Leeks are best planted in Autumn and Winter says Penny Woodward

Tahitian lime

Limes

March 2019

Limes have it all says Penny Woodward. Fragrant flowers, glossy leaves, delicious fruit.

Buckland oregano

Oregano and marjoram

February 2019

Penny Woodward says that oregano comes into its own at this time of year.

Hyssop

Hyssop highlights

February 2019

Hyssop, says Penny Woodward, attracts bees and butterflies and dispels the ‘nits and itchings of the beard’!

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