December 5, 2016 - Gfts any gardener would love to unwrap on Christmas Day.
Create your own bespoke plant labels from common household items
A great addition to any Christmas dinner or Sunday roast!
November 8, 2016 - The humble houseplant is having a bit of a resurgence at the moment.
Digging, clearing up after storms and caring for garden birds is just the respite needed to deal with the traumas of Christmas shopping!
Mix up one of these beauties in the kitchen, then sit back and relax in the garden. Go on, you've earnt it!!
September 20, 2016 - Ease yourself into autumn with our Sep/Oct gardening guide!
January is a great time for staying indoors and planning your garden for the year ahead
A really simple, yet indulgent dessert, perfect for making the most of this season’s strawberries!
July 20, 2016 - Hints and tips to keep your garden looking fresh while you're on holiday.
Feburary is the ideal time for getting ahead in the garden, sowing chillies, peppers, potatoes and sweet peas.
Get juicy tender steaks, cutlets and ribs by marinating with this excellent home-made barbecue sauce.
May 25, 2016 - A quick 3-point checklist to get your garden BBQ-ready in under a week!
The gardening season is nearly here! Start sowing veg, cutting the lawn and combating weeds.
Enjoy a ligher version of the classic burger by wrapping it in homegrown lettuce leaves instead of bread
May 18, 2016 - No colour in your garden? Don't despair...there's still an easy way to get bright, blooming beds, borders and containers.
By April, the days have started lengthening and the weather is getting a lot warmer.
Nothing says British springtime has arrived like the taste of home-grown asparagus.
April 27, 2016 - Despite the less than perfect weather, there’s still plenty you can do in your garden this weekend.
With summer quickly approaching and flowers and plants coming into bloom, May is a busy time of year for gardeners!
Make the most of the British asparagus season by creating these little bundles of joy
April 22, 2016 - With RHS Chelsea fast approaching we're getting excited about the latest flowers.
The garden is now blooming and the longest day of the year is fast approaching.
What better accompaniment to a roast lamb dinner than a fresh mint sauce?
April 4, 2016 - Advice for those wanting to take a natural approach to gardening.
July is generally one of the hotter months of the year, so keeping plants well watered is key.
This can be made with any rhubarb, but is best with bright pink forced rhubarb, straight from the garden!
March 24, 2016 - Dust off your gardening gloves and wipe down your tools, the UK and Ireland’s gardening season has officially begun!
August is a time to sit back and enjoy your hard labours in the garden over the past season.
A great remedy for a festive-induced hangover!
March 9, 2016 - Because how else are you going to eat fresh, organic vine tomatoes throughout the late summer months for less than a fiver?
Autumn is a busy time in the garden and a period of quick change.
Just the thing to serve when the nights get cold and dark!
February 9, 2016 - With Valentine's Day almost upon us, it's time to embrace romance and what better place to start than in the garden!
It's getting colder, which signals an autumn tidy and remembering to care for our feathered friends
Brew up a batch of this tasty soup and feel really smug, fit and healthy for the rest of the day!
February 3, 2016 - Get ahead of the crowd by getting your essential fruit and veg seeds sown in plenty of time to germinate and thrive.
The weather is now getting a lot colder and there's less daylight hours, meaning less to do.
Unless you have a very large family, it can be very easy to let a glut of tomatoes go to waste.
January 14, 2016 - I can't wait to get started on some new plants for 2016!
Who can resist a fluffy baked potato filled with lashings of cream cheese and a sprinkle of chives?
December 18, 2015 - It's at this time of year when our gardening moves seamlessly from the outdoors to the indoors.
A simple tasty treat that is much better for you than anything you could buy in the shop!
December 4, 2015 - Christmas traditions for gardeners....how many can you tick off the list?
November 27, 2015 - Give your garden birds some cake this winter to keep them warm!
November 13, 2015 - Autumn and winter is a great time to nourish the soil for the following year.
November 2, 2015 - Gardening is easier, faster and more enjoyable if you have the right equipment.
October 15, 2015 - A nugget that offers the very best nutrition possible, for garden birds!
October 7, 2015 - Autumn is a great time to make corrections to your lawn after the summer foot traffic, heat and sun
September 25, 2015 - The one thing that most gardeners hate most about their hobby is weeding!
September 18, 2015 - One of the major joys of gardening for me is to watch the wildlife as it comes and goes.
September 4, 2015 - Without mulching, a garden remains just a place for some plants, however with mulching, it becomes a paradise!
August 24, 2015 - Go in any garden centre and there will be one thing that becomes obvious to you straight away. It’s bulb-planting season.
August 21, 2015 - There are two important things, I have found, when it comes to pest control. Vigilance and Resolva Bug Killer...
August 4, 2015 - Ease your watering burden to keep hanging basket and containers thriving this August!
July 27, 2015 - Here is my run-down of what I’ll be sowing in the greenhouse over the next two or three weeks.
July 21, 2015 - With a drier than average spring and summer, ants are having a booming time both indoors and outdoors.
July 13, 2015 - We Brits do like a nice lawn. To get the best-looking one on the street, concentrate on thickness.
June 22, 2015 - I have always loved roses, always grown roses, and always looked after my roses to the point of near obsession!
June 15, 2015 - No, it's not too late to start sowing - June is an excellent time to sow a whole host of flowers and crops.
June 8, 2015 - My favourite new gadget of the season is the Resolva Powerpump!
May 26, 2015 - Few of us are aware of what does on behind the scenes at Wimbledon to keep the court in tip-top condition.
May 18, 2015 - Fewer and fewer of us these days have the time to worry about such pernickety things as counting the days between feeds.
April 28, 2015 - Do you remember seeing your granddad on his allotment, shoveling bucket-loads of horse manure into his runner bean trenches?
April 23, 2015 - The slug and snail population is really prolific at the moment. A couple of wet years has caused an explosion in numbers!
April 18, 2015 - When it comes to potting up patio containers I want simplicity and convenience from my compost.
April 16, 2015 - I love a good lawn. My background is with the velvety swards of London’s Royal Parks.
April 2, 2015 - It’s not rocket science, as they say, to know that a weed is a bad thing in the garden.
March 25, 2015 - A warm dry summer followed by the normal winter bashing means our need some much-needed TLC.
March 19, 2015 - There are three main plant nutrients, and each is essential for the development of a certain part of a plant.
March 3, 2015- Gardeners are just entering the busiest months of the year, and the greenhouse is at the heart of this frenzy of activity. Make sure you are stocked up on compost needed at this time of year.
February 1, 2015 - Sniffing the first sweet pea of the year is one of gardening’s great pleasures, and it really lifts the spirits. Nearly all annual sweet peas offer a fabulous fragrance, but some are stronger than others.
January 20, 2015 - Fireside planning involves sitting down with a notebook, a seed catalogue, a few good gardening books and a gardening magazine or two.
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