April in the garden

An extended spell of fine weather over the last couple of weeks has brought everything on early. The grass season is ...

December in the Garden

Well, all in all it’s been a great autumn. We’ve been able to get stuck in to loads of work and ...

October Gardening with Bob Davison

I can’t recall a better Autumn than the one we have the pleasure of experiencing this year. You could call it a ...

September in the Garden with Bob Davison

September is a favourite month for many. Where August can feel a little spent and quiet the September garden seems to ...

Gardening Tips for August

Battleship grey skies above, people intrepidly stripping off down to a lightweight fleece and a hopeful donning of ...

Gardening Tips for July 2016

Oh dear, so far it’s been ‘one of those summers’ again. Lots of cloud and temperatures rarely ...

Harvesting Strawberries

In our garden there is much competition for strawberries!  A friend of ours is a professional head gardener and has ...

Quick tip for getting the most number of leaves off your basil plants:

Many thanks to PP reader Carole Ruse for sending in these photos of her garden which she manages to keep lovely ...

Ten Top Tips for May Gardening with Bob Davison

Finally… a bit of warm weather! Up to the first weekend in May I was beginning to think that the potatoes and ...