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:

Weekly Kitchen Garden Blog - Planting Strawberries

Posted in Category Organic Gardening by Jo on 24 October 2014

Here at Stephanie's Kitchen Garden this week we will be planting strawberries. Our existing plants are 3 years old and this year our crop was not as good as previously. Strawberries need renewing every three years to maintain a vigorous healthy crop.

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Gardening in Raised Beds

Posted in Category Raised Beds by Harrod Horticultural on 21 October 2014

My first experience with raised beds was also my first time growing veg, some twenty years ago. At the time I lived in Hertfordshire and the soil in my garden comprised a charming mixture of clay, lumps of sandstone, iron ore and more clay. In short, it was rubbish.

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Weekly Kitchen Garden Blog - planting garlic

Posted in Category Organic Gardening by Jo on 17 October 2014

Here at Stephanie's Kitchen Garden this week we will be planting garlic. This is one of our favourite crops and this year we are growing Picardy Wight and Carcassone Wight.

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Going for Gold

Posted in Category News & Press Releases by Stephanie on 13 October 2014

We have come along way in the past 60 years, constantly striving to improve our Company and our culture. It was even more fitting that we should achieve this the IIP Gold award in our 60th year?

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Weekly Kitchen Garden Blog - Greenhouse crops coming to an end

Posted in Category Organic Gardening by Jo on 10 October 2014

Our greenhouse crops are coming to the end of their lives. The tomatoes have all been harvested and we will be clearing the old plants and consigning them to the compost heap. The pots, tomato towers, plant halos and slot and lock frame and will be brushed clean and set aside for scrubbing and cleaning during the winter months.

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