chives

Perennial chamomile

Perennial pruning

May 2018

Pruning and dividing some perennials keeps their growth under control, says Penny Woodward.

Herbs for spring

August 2020

Most herbs are perfect for spring planting says Penny Woodward but its a bit early for basil.

Purple chive flowers

Chives

October 2013

Spring is such a lovely time in the garden with an abundance of flowers. Chives is a very useful and quietly pretty plant that is often overlooked amongst this profusion.