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:

Garden Bark and Mulching

Posted in Category Organic Gardening by Jo on 23 June 2014

Rolawn Landscaping Bark is produced from organic material and the garden bark will naturally help your garden soil retain and hold water, which is ideal for our changeable climate.

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Weekly Kitchen Garden Blog - Planting out Leeks

Posted in Category Organic Gardening by Jo on 23 June 2014

Here at Stephanie?s Kitchen Garden this week we are going to be planting out our leeks. The seeds were sown into a raised bed back in March and are now a good size to be transplanted into the ground.

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Weekly Kitchen Garden Blog - Sweet Potato Display

Posted in Category Organic Gardening by Jo on 19 June 2014

We have been working hard to prepare a raised bed for our sweet potato crop - they looked so good last year on our pyramid obelisk we just had to do it again.

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Bird-Feeding-Stations

Posted in Category Caring for Nature by Stephanie on 18 June 2014

With over half of the adult population in the UK feeding birds in their garden is it any surprise that Harrod Horticultural has designed two new beautiful bird feeding stations. Harrod stations are available in 2 different styles, Arched Topped and Crown Topped and both will add a real touch of class to any garden.

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Waterwise in the Garden

Posted in Category Watering by Jo on 11 June 2014

With drought summers increasingly predicted due to global warming, accompanied by hose pipe bans likely to come again in many areas, it certainly makes sense to wise up to potential water shortages in your garden.

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