How To Grow
A handy guide to those just starting their gardening adventure!
Welcome to the Harrod Horticultural How To Grow Guide
Whether you fancy tasting a bit of the “Good Life” but are not sure how to start or are just looking for straightforward gardening tips on all aspects of sowing and growing vegetables - you’re in the right place for garden planning. Where to grow, what to grow, how to grow... it’s all covered here along with recommended kit, planting plans and there’s FREE expert advice on hand too. No matter how big or small your area, how much or little time you have, we can all be successfully growing and harvesting healthy, fresh food.
Growing your own may seem daunting, but with the help of our useful guides you will soon be eating your own, healthy, home grown vegetables and fruit.
Whether you are planning to grow on the patio, in raised beds or in open ground, our useful guides are full of advice to make the most of your vegetable plot wherever it's situated.
Choosing what fruit and vegetables to grow can be tricky, but the first rule of thumb should be to grow what you like eating.
Whatever your gardening experience there is always something to learn or a new tip to try out.
Don’t get lost in the jargon! Although we’ve tried to keep the subject of vegetable gardening on this site simple for the beginner, there is some basic gardening terms that may still need explaining.