Notes from Gardeners’ World April 26th 2019

Notes from Gardeners’ World April 26th 2019

With warmer weather on the horizon, Monty makes a start on getting some tender veg underway, recommends plants which thrive with very little water and gives tips on the spring maintenance of houseplants.  With the increasing popularity of houseplants, Nick Bailey...
Spring-time flowers

Spring-time flowers

What a typical spring day it is today. One minute blue skies, the next showers. However, despite the rain, the longer days and the warming sun to come will surely lift anyone’s spirits, including mine. I love Spring and in particular, nature renewing itself....
Planting Runner Beans with the children over Easter.

Planting Runner Beans with the children over Easter.

Each year we like to grow runner beans with the children as it’s one of those fast-growing plants that keeps them interested, during May and June they can grow 5 to 10 cms a day so the children can practically see them growing. Growing your own fruit and veg is...