Gardeners’ World Notes for April 19th 2019 (Easter Weekend)

Gardeners’ World Notes for April 19th 2019 (Easter Weekend)

Gardeners’ World has a full hour of gardening this Easter weekend and Monty gets going with a new planting project, as well as giving plenty of tips on getting our lawns and plants into tip top condition for the season ahead. And Monty has a surprise guest visiting...
Notes from Gardners’ World 5th April 2019

Notes from Gardners’ World 5th April 2019

Monty Don – Gardeners’ World – 5th April 2019 In this week’s Gardeners’ World, Monty Don turns his attention to the pond at Longmeadow. He adds a splash of colour to the planting with some perennial springtime favourites, as well as giving...
Fig’s are ideal container grown fruit trees.

Fig’s are ideal container grown fruit trees.

Just a quick post to point you to a nice feature in the Guardian about Fig Tree’s and how they are great, low maintenance container-grown fruit trees.  See https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2018/apr/01/fig-trees-for-urban-gardens-james-wong you might also...
Monty Don Books and Gift Guide 2020 #GardenersWorld

Monty Don Books and Gift Guide 2020 #GardenersWorld

Update: October 4th 2020 Monty Don’s My Garden World is currently his best selling title but this is closely followed by The Jewel Garden which is by Monty and Sarah Don. It was published in 2012 and tt looks like the publisher has updated the cover.  If you...
The Almanac A Seasonal Guide to 2018

The Almanac A Seasonal Guide to 2018

I’ve just discovered by complete chance this super little book on Amazon while looking through various gardening books. I don’t know why this hasn’t come to my attention before. Anyway, I’ve ordered a copy tonight and will post a review when I...