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:

Top Ten Fun Ideas to Start Children Gardening This Summer

Posted in Category Organic Gardening by Harrod Horticultural on 29 June 2016

Gardening with children is a great way to get some fresh air, exercise and have fun together. As the summer holidays approach, all parents and grandparents are probably looking for ideas to stave off the inevitable 'I am bored' statement for as long as possible.

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Picking Our First Peas at Harrod Horticultural HQ

Posted in Category Organic Gardening by Harrod Horticultural on 29 June 2016

The Harrod Horticultural garden is really starting to flourish, the sunshine and showers over the last week really seem to have helped and we are starting to pick our first peas of the season.

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Thinning out the apples and pears

Posted in Category Organic Gardening by Stephanie on 28 June 2016

This week in we will be thinning out the apples and pears on our fruit trees. Nature has its own attempt at this job with the June Drop, where trees naturally shed some of its fruit. This is the time to go over the trees and thin the apples further to allow the remaining fruit to grow to its optimum size.

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One of our team's garden - talk about taking your work home!

Posted in Category News & Press Releases by Harrod Horticultural on 27 June 2016

We wanted to share these pictures from one of our team, a keen gardener who has had lots of success growing her own this year - with loads of vegetables and flowers we think it looks great!

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How to Grow Your Own Strawberries for Wimbledon

Posted in Category Organic Gardening by Stephanie on 22 June 2016

There is nothing better than picking - and of course eating - fresh strawberries from your own garden and with Wimbledon approaching it is strawberries and cream all round!

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