Winter can feel such a dreary and empty time for us allotment gardeners.
December brings the merry distraction of the festive period, but when the New Year has passed and the middle of winter sets in with cool temperatures, low levels of light and short days, we really begin to crave for the spring and the life and resurgence it brings.
To fend off the feelings of longing and despair, I have …Read More
Christmas is coming… and if like me, you feel like all your spare cash is evaporating faster than courgettes turn to marrows in July, then read on. This week’s blog is about the free, quick and easy.
It might seem surprising, but it’s a great time of year to be taking cuttings – and one of the easiest sorts too. ‘Hardwood cuttings’ are simply lengths of stem that you cut from …Read More