Blog

why start a community gardening group

Why You Should Start a Gardening Community Group – and How to Do It

In our busy modern lives, it can be hard to fit in time to spend outdoors enjoying nature. For those of us who live in the city, this can be even more of a challenge. Urban gardening communities have started to spring up all over cities in the UK in answer to this problem, giving communities a place to come together and grow things outdoors. From why you should consider starting a gardening community group to how you can go [...]

no dig gardening

Is No-Dig Gardening a Better Way to Grow?

No-dig gardening may feel like a new technique with all the buzz it’s generating at the moment, but this is an organic gardening style that actually aims to work alongside the natural processes of your garden. If you tend to see in the new season by working up a sweat with a spade and thoroughly digging over your garden, then this technique may seem a little daunting. (more…)

Things to Consider When Cultivating an Inner City Garden

You might think that your tiny inner city flat doesn’t have enough outdoor space for growing delicious food, pretty flowers, or stunning foliage, but a little imagination can make even the smallest space into a garden wonderland. There are all kinds of things that you need to take into consideration when you’re making a garden in the city, but a little bit of work can go a long way in small spaces. (more…)