Gardening With Ken is my blog where you will find gardening hints, tips and advice, as well as design ideas.
I've been gardening for over 50 years and have won awards for my work.
What a beautiful plant the Mahonia Charity is with it's distinctive leaves and seed pods but this one is long overdue a prune.
This month I answer questions on Phlomis and flea beetles on Hollyhocks, advise on what to plant in a tree stump, and provide a list of flowers and shrubs suitable for growing in heavy clay soils.
Learn the best way to prune Viburnum. Discover what tools you need, when it's the best time to prune, and how to do it.
June is one of the best months to be in the garden. Find out how you can get started on turning your garden from dull to dazzling by reading our top ten tips.
Many gardeners chop and change seed supplier each year looking for better results. But why? Ken thinks it's the sowing date that matters.
Summer bedding can be to gardener a palette of oil paint to an artist. Ken Crowther shares his secrets to turn your garden into a riot of colour.
Raised beds are an easy way to add growing space to your garden. Ken Crowther shares his thoughts on the best way to get started.