Gardening Magazine


  • Harvest Monday

    Harvest Monday

    This week saw me pulling up the first of this year's Leeks.I must say I am disappointed with my Leeks this year. The ones I grew last year were huge and very... Read more

    The 16 November 2015 by   Mwillis
  • A Bad (business) Trip

    (business) Trip

    This past week I was away from home for 3 days on a business trip. I stayed in a hotel which was very poor in many ways (It was booked for me by my employer, I... Read more

    The 06 November 2015 by   Mwillis
  • Needle Mulch

    Needle Mulch

    Last summer I began to use the needles from our large Spruce trees as mulch. Aesthetically I like the natural look (once the plants fill out one cannot see the... Read more

    The 28 November 2015 by   Dyarnell
  • Interval


    It has been a month or so since we last wrote a blog post and even longer since one was penned by me. In that time this blog turned five, yay Happy Birthday... Read more

    The 24 November 2015 by   Alternativeeden
  • The Trial - 12 A New Rose

    Trial Rose

    I really need to keep up to date with these trial posts, next year I will do better! Late-ish last year I was sent a 9cm pot containing Rose 'For Your Eyes... Read more

    The 29 November 2015 by   Ozhene
  • Harvest Monday - 30 Nov 2015

    Harvest Monday 2015

    It's nearly December, but produce is still coming out of the garden. Highlight of this week was the Brussels Tops, about which I have already written. They... Read more

    The 30 November 2015 by   Mwillis
  • Writing 101 : Day 2 – Write a List

    Writing Write List

    I didn’t intended to play catch up and write two blog posts in one day. The thing is you have to strike when inspiration comes your way. Day 2 is Write a List,... Read more

    The 04 November 2015 by   Ronniejt28
  • Callitris Rhomboidea

    Callitris Rhomboidea

    (08/11/2015, Kew Gardens, London)Position: Full sun to light shadeFlowering period: SpringSoil: Moist, well drainedEventual Height: 15mEventual Spread:... Read more

    The 26 November 2015 by   Davis Landscape Architecture
  • Harvest Monday - 23rd Nov 2015

    Harvest Monday 23rd 2015

    This week I harvested the first of my Brussels Sprouts. It wasn't a big batch of course; it never is in my garden, but enough for a 2-person serving. This... Read more

    The 23 November 2015 by   Mwillis
  • The Bin Man Cometh


    I think it was last week that I mentioned that my eldest son had agreed to help me sort out the compost bin chaos out with some new bins. Read more

    The 03 November 2015 by   Patientgardener


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