- Garden Design
- Garden Maintenance
- Plant Advice
- Site Map
The weather has warmed up and it is definitely Spring! Still loads of time to plant seeds:- for the windowsill marrows, courgettes, pumpkins and squashes, tomatoes. In the cloche dwarf french beans, sweatcorn and celeriac.
Outside grow salsify, spinach, beet and broccoli. Leaf lettuce and Florence fennel can go in now. Sow annuals such as cosmos and cornflower.
Tulips are still in abundance. Also in flower are camassia, geums, aubretia, hellebores, forsythia, magnolia, prunus, viburnum. Rosemary is looking very good this year and the bluebells are beginning to come out in all the woods around Bath.
Vegetables in season are asparagus, broccoli, lettuce and radish.
Gardening is something I prefer to do rather than read about. However I am prepared to make an exception with this book, it is most enjoyable. Penelope Lively has… View Article
In January we are faced with Winter unadorned. Without the leaves on the trees the bare bones of the landscape can be seen clearly. This portrait of my allotment was… View Article