Stephanie's Garden Blog

Stephanie's Garden Blog

Welcome to Stephanie's Garden Blog, where we keep you up to date with our gardening exploits and anything we think might be of interest in the big wide world of gardening. With regular updates from Stephanie and Jo, from sowing to harvesting, we hope you enjoy following our gardening journey! 


Latest Blog Entries:

Great harvest from one of our team!

Posted in Category Organic Gardening by Harrod Horticultural on 15 August 2017

One of our team has really taken their work home with them this year. Some great pictures of their latest harvest and lots of other plants doing really well

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Holiday Watering Solutions

Posted in Category Organic Gardening by Stephanie on 11 August 2017

Like many gardeners at this time of year, I am taking a much-needed holiday which will mean a week away from the garden. August is the perfect time for a holiday but the worst time to leave the garden as it is such a busy part of the growing year; the greenhouse needs watering daily, plants in pots need watering at least every other day in sunny weather and crops need harvesting to keep them productive.

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The harvest is at its peak in the Kitchen Garden

Posted in Category Organic Gardening by Stephanie on 7 August 2017

We are at that stage in the Kitchen Gardening year where there doesn't seem to be enough hours in the day. The watering and feeding regime is still at its peak despite summer showers helping us out. The weeds have slowed down their growth a little, but still require regular attention. And the harvest is now occupying much of our time; picking beans and berries, tomatoes, aubergines, and many other delicious crops.

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Summer Harvest Continues

Posted in Category Organic Gardening by Stephanie on 26 July 2017

The summer harvest continues in earnest this week in Stephanie?s Kitchen Garden and spaces are beginning to appear in our vegetable beds. We have already dug the garlic and shallots up and they are currently drying in the sunshine.

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A Concise Guide to Garden Design by Elementa Design

Posted in Category Garden Structures by Harrod Horticultural on 24 July 2017

Guest Blog by Elementa Design - A Concise Guide to Garden Design - some great advice on creating your own garden scheme using the same tools that a professional garden designer uses.

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