Gardening Blog – Hoe Before the Weeds Appear

  Last year my carrots didn’t germinate so I didn’t have to think about the pests that might be interested […]

Gardening Blog – Carrots Back on the Menu

After an unavoidable week away from the allotment, the weeds are back and the grass needs cutting. But there are […]

Gardening Blog – Planting by the Moon

All of a sudden there’s a lot going on. I was away for Easter when many of my allotment neighbours […]

Gardening Blog – Tips from the Top

If I had to draw up a shortlist of the gardens I most enjoy visiting, Great Dixter in East Sussex […]

Plans for Chelsea Fringe Henley Starting to Take Seed

Local Gardener Victoria Newton and local florist Jane Macfarlane Duckworth outlined their plans for the first Henley Chelsea Fringe which […]

Gardening Blog – Poppies Galore

  I love this time of year. Everything is waking up and there’s a lot to look forward to. Seed […]

Gardening Blog – Chitting and Chelsea Fringe Henley

  It’s time to chit the seed potatoes. Thanks to advice gleaned from the  Allotment Association’s planning evening, ‘First Early’ […]

Gardening Blog – Top Allotment Tips

‘Think about the things your family will eat’ was just one of the brilliant tips Tamsin Borlase gave Allotment Association […]

Gardening Blog – What, when and how?

This year’s planting will be an experiment for me. I’ve grown fruit and vegetables for a while, but always on […]

Happy New Gardening Year!

No doubt December has been as hectic for you as it has been for me. It’s lucky that Christmas coincides […]