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.
Watering borders and beds can be a chore, but a soaker hose gets it done quickly - giving you more time to enjoy your garden.
The weather may have started to cool, but there's still time to add colour to your garden and get some winter vegetables and salad started.
I'm a fan of ornamental grass, and Molinium is my favourite. If you're thinking of adding Molinium to your garden, be careful with what you chose.
No, it's not a crocus although it's often mistaken as a crocus. It's called Colchium, and it's a flower that brightens any autumnal garden.
You'll find most Aeoniums as house plants but this specimen is planted in a regular garden amongst Sedum. It really does look stunning.
When you take on an allotment, you have no idea what has been planted by the previous plot holder. Take a look at what Andrew found on his.
Hedges can take an age to become established, but Bob and I planted this hedge in record time. Find out how we did it.
There's a technique to deadheading Geraniums. Get it wrong and you invite disease into the plant. Here, I'm showing you the right way to do it.
When fungus grows on a sleeper, it's just doing what it's meant to do - breaking down dead organic matter and returning it to the soil.
September is now upon us, and there's a lot to do to keep it looking at it's best, and to prepare it for next season.
It maybe a dull and damp Bank Holiday, but Andrew's busy on the allotment. The brassicas are looking sad but everything else is looking good!