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Ken’s Weekly Tips – Apricot Update

Ken’s Weekly Tips – Apricot Update

Some people don't believe that Apricots can grow in English weather, well this video will prove just how wrong they are. Enjoy!

Gardening in Spring – Vegetables and Flowers to brighten your garden

Gardening in Spring – Vegetables and Flowers to brighten your garden

Summer Bedding Ideas to Brighten Your Garden

Summer Bedding Ideas to Brighten Your Garden

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.

Ken’s Weekly Tips – Dealing with fungus on sleepers

Ken’s Weekly Tips – Dealing with fungus on sleepers

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.

It’s September, and it’s another busy month in the garden.

It’s September, and it’s another busy month in the garden.

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.

Ken’s Weekly Tips – Jobs To Do In The Garden

Ken’s Weekly Tips – Jobs To Do In The Garden

If you think nothing needs doing in the garden, think again. A beautiful garden is a labour of love. Here's my 'to do' list for this week.

It’s June, and in the garden there are lots of jobs to do!

It’s June, and in the garden there are lots of jobs to do!

The weather may not be up to much, but we need to get into the garden and get planting and make your garden stand out this Summer.

Gardening With Ken – It’s been a great year for the greengage

Gardening With Ken – It’s been a great year for the greengage

A perfectly ripe greengage is a joy to eat, and the team at Wilkin & Sons in Tiptree certainly know a thing or two about this fruit.

Gardening With Ken – 1.5lbs of fruit from a single Strawberry plant?

Gardening With Ken – 1.5lbs of fruit from a single Strawberry plant?

It's incredible that a single strawberry plant can provide 1.5 lbs of fruit each year. Hear from the expert on how it's done.

Ken’s Weekly Tips – 2nd June

Ken’s Weekly Tips – 2nd June

Bedding plants really do set off a garden, and one of my favourites are lupine (Lupinus spp.) which really can make your borders 'pop'.

It’s November, and it’s turned autumnal in the garden.

It’s November, and it’s turned autumnal in the garden.

The changing of the clocks means Autumn has arrived, and it's a great time to get some roses and soft fruit bushes planted into the garden.

From the Allotment – The caterpillars have left their mark

From the Allotment – The caterpillars have left their mark

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!