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Fruit & Vegetable Gardening

Grow your own – why bother? [An Exposé]

Improve you health and happiness levels by growing your own vegetables on your allotment plot this year.

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Garden Care

Potato Blight: Organic control methods

Organic methods for avoiding the dreaded potato blight which will turn your potatoes into a black mush unless quick treatment.

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Fruit & Vegetable Gardening

Mildew resistant Courgettes varieties

Courgette can take a real hammering from powdery mildew. Here are a few resistant varieties and methods for minimising infection.

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Fruit & Vegetable Gardening

Growing Runner Beans – Growing in Pots, Harvesting & More!

An organic guide for growing runner beans in any size garden. How to get the most out of your crop and recommended bean varieties.

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Fruit & Vegetable Gardening

Small garden vegetables

Here are some vegetable selections that you might want to try if you want to use the space in your garden sparingly

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The Pondering Gardener

Waltons polycarbonate greenhouse review (UK)

James Middleton’s review of an excellent and affordable polycarbonate greenhouse from Waltons.

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Fruit & Vegetable Gardening

Growing Courgettes

A growers guide to courgettes: Courgettes are very easy to grow and will provide you will a good, sustained crop throughout the summer months.

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Fruit & Vegetable Gardening

A guide to chitting & growing Potatoes

A complete guide to chitting & growing potatoes and getting the most out of your crop

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Fruit & Vegetable Gardening

Guide to seed Potato varieties

An allotment or vegetable patch would simply not be complete without a run of potatoes. With so many varieties to choose from, it’s a good idea to do a little research to find the best suited for your garden.

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Fruit & Vegetable Gardening

Autumn Onion sets

Autumn is not too late to plant your early onion sets. From September right through to December, planting now will result a strong overwintered crop in May to July.

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Gardening by Month

Vegetables seeds to sow during July

Here are a few tips and a list of vegetable seeds to try during July. Fill those wasteful gaps on your allotment this summer!

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Gardening by Month

Vegetable seeds to sow in June

June offers plenty of opportunities to fill those empty spots on the allotment. Here is a list of vegetable seeds to sow during June.