The Society has been informed by DEFRA about the identification of non-native viruses in ulluco crops being grown in England. These viruses have the potential to spread to potato and other crops, and cause damage. DEFRA are strongly advising against the
Let us inspire you with seven brilliant and original gift ideas that will be sure to make your loved ones very happy indeed this Christmas…and for quite a few months… The post Great gift ideas appeared first on Rocket Gardens.
I’ve nearly completed two years working on my kitchen garden now. I started in February 2015 with a completely overgrown patch of land approximately the size of a double tennis… The post Diary of a Rocket Gardener: Preparing for Fruit
Although it is one of our favourite winter crops, Claytonia Winter Purslane is not very well known. If you’re growing it for the first time this year, rest assured it’s… The post Growing Winter Purslane appeared first on Rocket Gardens.
If you’re growing spinach or chard at the moment you may notice some chocolate brown/purple spots appearing on their leaves. What’s it all about and what can you do? This… The post Spotty spinach? appeared first on Rocket Gardens. Powered
If you’ve still got some chillies growing in a greenhouse then why not give them a prune and bring them indoors to overwinter. You’ll get another crop from them next… The post Keep your chillies growing… appeared first on Rocket
The gaillardias grown from seed were impressive in their first summer on the Mr Fothergill’s trial ground. Powered by WPeMatico
Penstemons raised from seed were one of the stars of the first year flowering perennials trial at Mr Fothergill’s this year. Powered by WPeMatico
Mr Fothergill’s Seeds grow almost 150 perennials from seed to find those that flower most prolifically in their first year. Powered by WPeMatico
Lee Kirkbride – enthusiastic plot-holder from North Tyneside has won both the allotment category and overall winner award in the 2017 Wilko Amateur Gardener of the Year award. Lee has had a plot for 20 years and grows organically, he