Garden Blog

Garden Blog

Welcome to our Garden Blog, where we let you know what we’re up to in the garden and anything we think might be of interest in the big wide world of gardening. With regular updates from Jo and Stephanie, from sowing to harvesting and even great recipes, we hope you enjoy following our gardening exploits! 

   

Latest Blog Entries:

Weekly Kitchen Garden Blog - Glue Bands and Winter Tree Wash

Posted in Category Organic Gardening by Jo on 8 December 2014

Here at Stephanie?s Kitchen Garden this week we will be treating our fruit trees to a bit of TLC. Earlier in the month we replaced the glue bands on all our fruit trees and our job this week is to give them a winter wash.

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Affiliate Exceptional Service Award

Posted in Category News by Harrod on 8 December 2014

Harrod Horticultural based in Lowestoft received a major award at the BALI National Landscape Awards 2014 in association with Horticulture Week, held in London on Friday 5th December at the Grosvenor Hotel, Park Lane, London.

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Weekly Kitchen Garden Blog - Winter Clean up of Pots and Tools

Posted in Category Organic Gardening by Jo on 1 December 2014

Here at Stephanie?s Kitchen Garden this week we will begin the winter clean of all our pots and tools. Last year I treated myself to a Sneeboer tool maintenance kit and gave all our tools some thorough care and attention.

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Crop Rotation in Raised Planters

Posted in Category Organic Gardening by Jo on 19 November 2014

Crop rotation has been practiced in both agriculture and horticulture for centuries, but it doesn't hold the same importance in Raised Planters as it does in open soil beds,

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Growing in Vegetable Planters

Posted in Category Organic Gardening by Jo on 19 November 2014

Growing in vegetable planters you'll be surprised how many delicious vegetables you can cram into a small space and an attractive Manger Vegetable Planter can transform a barren patio into a vegetable oasis.

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