Garden & Allotment Blog

What to Sow and Grow in March

What to Sow and Grow in March

Posted by Alix Francis on 16th Mar 2018

March is an exciting month, the days are getting longer, lighter and warmer (depending on what the weather brings).There are a lot of vegetables, fruits and flowers which can be sown in this month, … read more
Garden and Greenhouse Jobs to do in March

Garden and Greenhouse Jobs to do in March

Posted by Claire - PurpleSweetPea on 7th Mar 2018

Catch up with Claire;I could jump for joy, it’s finally my favourite month of the year; March, and time to start sowing all the lovely seeds that I’ve been busily sorting out over the winter months. W … read more
Garden & Greenhouse Jobs to do in February

Garden & Greenhouse Jobs to do in February

Posted by Alix Francis on 15th Feb 2018

It’s hard to tell what the weather will be like this month, there is always talk of deep frosts and potential snow, some of the worst words to be said to a gardener., however despite the weather war … read more
How to heat your greenhouse in winter

How to heat your greenhouse in winter

Posted by Alix Francis on 5th Feb 2018

Getting through the winter months and protecting your tender plants from the harsh frosts is a challenge every gardener must take on. No one wants their plants to turn into a soggy mush.Heating a gr … read more
How to get rid of garden pests in winter

How to get rid of garden pests in winter

Posted by Alix Francis on 31st Jan 2018

Although winter restricts what we can do in the garden it does have other benefits such as flushing out those winter pests.You can use the cold weather and winter frosts to your advantage by exposin … read more