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All I want for Christmas is…..a veg plot!

Some people think that to be a successful vegetable gardener you need a big garden, but this is simply not true. Even if you have just one square metre of space you can grow a worthwhile crop. Have you considered the balcony? Or the steps outside the back door? Or even the roof of your…

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Addicted to Chillis, Guest Blogger Mark Comes Clean

Macho Whilst a lot of young men would not want to admit that they were fond of gardening, they would certainly not hesitate to admit to growing chillis. Chilli-growing has recently developed into a very popular cult – and a very male-dominated, macho one at that! At approaching 60, I definitely don’t fit that stereotype, but…

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Five tips for gardening in tight spaces

Small space gardening It’s gardening season, and for many of us that means it’s time to get new and exciting plants in the ground to tend for the next few months. Indeed, during this time of year you’ll find a nearly endless stream of advice about which flowers and vegetables are best for your home…

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