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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…)

best winter crops for vegetable patch

The Seven Best Winter Crops for Any Vegetable Patch – Regardless of Size

The harvest season may be well and truly drawing to a close, with all your spuds, swedes and more plucked from the ground and currently waiting to be chopped, diced and sliced into soups, stews and pies. But this does not mean that your veggie patch has to sit barren and unloved for the next few months, there are plenty of crops which are hardy enough to brave the cold climes of the UK winter, leaving you with delicious [...]

The Beginner’s Guide to Allotment Gardening

If you’re one of those lucky folks who have managed to get to the very front of an allotment waiting list, you now have a world of horticultural possibilities ahead of you. Whether you’re planning on planting fruit, veggies and herbs to serve to your family, or just wish to create something beautiful – the real work starts here. So here we run through some of the important jobs you’ll have to undertake during your first few months of being [...]