Farmyard Manure and Cold Weather
Well the week started with a couple of tons of farmyard manure being delivered. Most of this was to go in the kitchen garden so with wheelbarrows and spades at the ready, it was time to shovel manure. We have put about 50 barrow loads onto the kitchen garden plots and the remainder has been stored to go over the flower borders at a later date.
Protecting brassicas from pigeons
The last of the Brussel sprouts have been dug up and the surrounding cage taken down. The cauliflowers and savoy cabbages which were planted in the same area have now been covered with a a popadome crop cover. If left uncovered even at this time of year the pigeons will make as tasty meal of what brassicas are growing.
Our dedicated design team have the innovation and experience to make your garden a triumphant reality.
From superior structures to everyday gardening products, you'll find everything we offer inside our catalogues.
Your gardening questions answered by our kitchen garden expert, with lots of useful advice and tips for successful growing.
Explore our useful How To Grow section packed full of gardening advice and tips to help you get the most out of your garden.