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Mushroom Plants

Written by Ellen Mary

An unusual herb for cooking - the mushroom plant! It genuinely tastes like mushroom and makes a lovely addition to your cooking and a unique one for your kitchen garden.

read more 10/05/21
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Sowing Beetroot in April

Written by Ellen Mary

As spring gets underway, beetroot is a favourite for Ellen Mary and she can't wait to get sowing together with some tips for you beetroot novices.

read more 12/04/21
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Early March Flower Sowing

Written by Fran Phillips

It's still nippy outside, but sowing fingers are getting itchy! Here are some tips for the best chance of healthy flower seedlings sown early in the season.

read more 12/03/21
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Our Essential Guide: How to Grow Potatoes

Written by Georgie Matthews

The mainstay of British cooking, we've put together a guide for all the aspiring potato growers out there.

read more 16/02/21
Gardening Tips

When To Pinch Out and When To Stop

Written by Georgie Matthews

A guide for novices to the pinching out technique and tips on the most common uses - Tomatoes, Dahlias, Basil.

read more 01/02/21
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Kale for Christmas

Written by Ellen Mary

Kale is a fantastic leafy veg to grow at home. It's easy to care for, highly nutritious and hardy as heck!

read more 16/12/20
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Can You Grow Your Own Grains?

Written by Jane Bremen

What to add some variety to your veg garden or always wanted to make your own cereals?

read more 17/11/20
Cooking

Mediterranean Lamb Couscous with Kale and Pomegranate

Written by Georgie Matthews

Using what you've grown and being imaginative with your cooking.

read more 20/08/20
Gardening Tips

Our Essential Guide: Raised Beds

Written by Ruth Darrah

Gardening in raised beds is a great alternative for small gardens. There are so many design options available, and a hugely versatile growing space too.

read more 23/06/20
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Our Essential Guide: How To Grow Courgettes & Squash

Written by Ruth Darrah

The good news is that these are really easy to grow. The temptation is to grow too many plants, and ...

read more 21/04/20
Gardening Tips

Intro to Urban & Balcony Gardens - Container Gardening

Written by Ellen Mary

Anyone can grow ANYWHERE, but consider what containers are best. Ellen Mary gives her tips for beginners.

read more 06/04/20
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How To Grow Tomatoes - Our Essential Guide

Written by Ruth Darrah

Everything you need to know about growing tomatoes. From seed, in propagators, greenhouse or outdoors. Gardening tips from experts to get your own delicious tomatoes.

read more 16/03/20