Allottment Association

Experts Take Gardener’s Questions

What shrub to plant in a particular location and how to overcome potato blight were just some of the questions the panel of experts were asked at the first joint […]

Going Potty About Gardening? Gardeners’ Question Time

Not sure what soil is best for a plant? How and when do you prune a tree?  Find out the answers to these and lots of others at Henley own’s […]

Gardening Blog – Autumn Thoughts

October already – the month when the autumn tidy up can really begin. Crisp mornings and sunny afternoons have given us perfect conditions to get on with it. As most […]

Henley in Bloom Garden Awards

Karen and Dave Regain Henley Garden Competition Cup

Henley residents with ‘green fingers’ were rewarded for their hard work in their gardens and allotments last week at the Henley in Bloom and Allotment Association Gardening Awards. Karen and Dave […]

Gardening Blog – Time of plenty – but not plenty of time

It’s been a tricky month and my poor old allotment has suffered.  There’s been plenty of produce but little time to pick it. Thanks to friends for sharing (and appearing […]

Gardening Blog – Happy Harvesting

Most of us agree that it’s been a strange growing season so far. It’s either been too cold or too wet. In the last week or so we’ve been complaining […]

Henley in Bloom Activity Day

Henley in Bloom Holds First Community Activity Day

The Henley in Bloom committee organised a great first community Activity Day in Market Place last weekend with many town councillors helping out. Local band, Crossfire Hurricanes provided the music […]

Gardening Blog – That’s Enough Rain for Now

Did I really write ‘this week’s rain was such a treat’ in early June? I guess it was a treat at the time, but a day or so of sun […]

Gardening Blog – A Busy Month on the Allotment

My ancient gardening handbook describes June as ‘a busy month on the allotment’. We’re only in the first week, but already I agree. Everything is growing rapidly – and that […]

Henley Plant Sale

Annual Allotment Plant Sale Grew Bigger This Year

An array of flower and vegetable seedlings plus bundles and bundles of rhubarb were all on offer at the Henley Allotments Association annual plant sale on Saturday in Market Place. […]