Garden & Allotment Blog

How to Make Organic Compost

How to Make Organic Compost

Posted by Alix Francis on 7th Jan 2019

Having a compost bin or heap in your garden or down the allotment is invaluable, it’s fantastic for improving soil, mulching and as a growing medium.It will improve the structure of your soil and ai … read more
Winter Gardening Checklist

Winter Gardening Checklist

Posted by Alix Francis on 4th Jan 2019

Not much happens in the garden during January, there are a few seeds which can be sown and grown but it’s definitely one of the quieter months of the year.Starting on key winter gardening jobs will … read more
How To Recycle Your Christmas Tree

How To Recycle Your Christmas Tree

Posted by Alix Francis on 2nd Jan 2019

It’s estimated that around 6-7 million real Christmas trees are purchased each year in Great Britain and many of those end up in landfills after the festive period comes to an end.Without going into … read more
How to Grow Microgreens In Winter

How to Grow Microgreens In Winter

Posted by Alix Francis on 23rd Oct 2018

Make the most out of the warm winter sun and add a few seed trays by a bright window inside your home to grow microgreens throughout the cooler months.Microgreens and shoots are a quick and easy to … read more