One valuable tip I got from my keen vegetable growing Father was to leave some of the beans on your plants and let them dry ready to plant out for the next growing season. He did this year after year with great success.
Why don’t you give it a try?
From the Allotment – A most unusual planting
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.
Ken’s Weekly Tips – Pond clearing the easy way
Clearing this pond of several years of over growth wasn't an easy task, but the end result was well worthwhile.
Ken’s Weekly Tips – The right way to plant a bare root Rose bush
With proper care - from planting to pruning, and protection from pests and disease - you can enjoy the beauty of a rose plant for decades.
Ken’s Weekly Tips – Keeping Thyme looking at its best
Thyme is a wonderful herb, and to keep it growing at it's best it needs attention and feeding just like any other plant in the garden.
It’s August, and there’s still plenty to do in the garden
It's finally warming up, here's my suggestions for keeping your garden looking at it's best through the rest of the Summer and beyond.
Ken’s Weekly Tips – Back At The Pond
We're back at the pond and yes, the hard work has paid off. Hardy weeds will prevail for sometime to come but I have a plan.