Begone Leatherjackets and Chafer Grubs!
An email reminder from Nematodes Direct and the purchase of a discounted hose-end nematode applicator at the local garden centre reminded me that now is the time to apply these biological controls to avoid foxes digging up th...19th September 2018 • Timely Advice • 9 reading right now • Read More »
Autumn Colour at Perch Hill
My own garden seems somewhat lacking in colour at the moment and what colour there is, is fairly low key as I wait for the asters to add some vibrancy. The same cannot be said at Perch Hill, Sarah Raven’s garden near Br...10th September 2018 • Places to Visit • 10 reading right now • Read More »
An Innovative Gardening Technique
A local allotment site has asked me to judge their allotments for the past couple of years and it has been really interesting to see the different techniques that the various plot holders employ. One of the most int...30th August 2018 • Composting • 10 reading right now • Read More »
Here I go Round the Mulberry Bush
Well mulberry tree actually - after eighteen years it has grown so large that I will be asking the tree surgeons to give it a trim this year, about a month after leaf fall. Learn from my mistake and if you do plant on...15th August 2018 • Stephanie's Blog • 8 reading right now • Read More »