Create A Permaculture Fruit Tree Guild | what to plant next to fruit trees & why

What is a fruit tree guild? A fruit tree guild is an ancient technique where mutually beneficial species are planted around a fruit tree to create a thriving, supportive mini-ecosystem. Fruit tree guilds consist of several layers that can be made up of edible…

Does Stroking Plants Make Them Stronger?

Does stroking plants make them stronger? If you ever needed an excuse to caress your plant babies then read this…

When To Plant Different Vegetables | Printable guide to planting veg

Wondering when to plant different vegetables? Our handy printable guide should help!

The Veg Garden In May | What to sow, plant, harvest and do

What To Sow | What To Plant | What To Harvest | Jobs To Do May is a busy time in the vegetable garden. Keeping on top of weeding, watering and thinning will help our seedlings to grow strong. Evening slug patrols will help too! WHAT SEEDS TO SOW IN…

Edible Thinnings | Can I eat vegetable seedlings?

If you’re wondering if you can eat beetroot or carrot seedlings then take a look at our list of edible thinnings below… Thinning seedlings is not a task that I particularly enjoy but it is an important one. It may feel counter-productive to pull…

When To Thin Seedlings? | how to thin out plants

Learning how to thin seedlings is an important job for gardeners. In this guide we’ll show you when to thin seedlings for best results.

Weeding Tips For Gardeners

Take a look at these hints and tips for weeding a vegetable garden.

How To Start A Vegetable Garden For Beginners?

This post will tell you how to starve vegetable garden from scratch. From deciding where to put your beds to choosing your vegetables.

Different Gardening Methods | What They Mean

What Do Different Gardening Methods Mean? If you’re new to gardening then it’s easy to feel overwhelmed by the different gardening methods and numerous approaches to growing your own. Thankfully, this site is all about making gardening accessible so we’re going to explain some…

Best vegetable gardening books for beginners

If you’re looking for the best vegetable gardening books for beginners then you’re in the right place. I’m a self-confessed book addict so you can probably imagine how many gardening books we have in the house! Thankfully, it’s really easy to pick up second…