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Growing Fruit in Containers

Growing Fruit in Containers

29.11.2022

So, the other week, I had an email from a customer asking for advice on what soil mix to use for planting fruit trees in containers. It was a simple questio … Read more

29.11.2022

Soil health, plant feed & pruning fruit.

Soil health, plant feed & pruning fruit.

09.03.2022

I know I have looked at soil and plant feeds a number of times over the years but, for the benefit of new growers, I think it may be helpful to cover it again … Read more

By Andrew
09.03.2022

How To Grow Strawberries

How To Grow Strawberries

10.11.2021

Frost is the first thought when considering where to grow strawberry plants in your garden. They are very hardy plants during the winter, but are not so hardy … Read more

10.11.2021

How To Grow Cucumber

How To Grow Cucumber

10.11.2021

Cucumber plants are either vining varieties with long vines or bush varieties with shorter vines. Cucumbers may be planted in hills or grown on supports such as … Read more

10.11.2021

How To Grow Peppers

How To Grow Peppers

10.11.2021

Growing Peppers Peppers and chillis are expensive when bought in the shops so growing your own is an economical exercise which also brings great pleasure. They … Read more

10.11.2021

How to Grow Chilli Peppers

How to Grow Chilli Peppers

10.11.2021

Getting Started Unlike other countries in the world we just don't get the weather to grow chilli peppers successfully outdoors. It is possible but the results … Read more

10.11.2021

How To Grow Blackcurrants

How To Grow Blackcurrants

10.11.2021

Blackcurrants are easy-to-grow bushes that produce bunches of dark purple to black fruits in mid-summer. They have a tart flavour, are an invaluable source … Read more

10.11.2021

How To Grow Gooseberry

How To Grow Gooseberry

10.11.2021

Gooseberry Bushes How to grow gooseberries. Ranging from huge, juicy, red dessert fruit to tiny, sparkling, golden drops of sweetness, gooseberries are a great … Read more

10.11.2021

How To Grow Blueberry

How To Grow Blueberry

10.11.2021

Blueberries are delicious and extremely high in antioxidants which is why it is regarded as a super food. Plants are easy to grow provided you use an acidi … Read more

10.11.2021

How To Grow Courgettes

How To Grow Courgettes

10.11.2021

Courgettes are easy to grow with two plants producing ample courgettes for most families. Courgettes are best picked small for best flavour, these plants are … Read more

10.11.2021

How to Start a Fruit Garden

How to Start a Fruit Garden

16.12.2020

If you read last week's post you will know we talked about adding wood ash around gooseberry plants. I had a couple of emails asking if wood ash can be used arou … Read more

By admin
16.12.2020