May in the garden

And just like that, the first quarter of the year is over and we’re now looking at May in the garden – where does time go? The recent mix of sunshine and showers has made…

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April in the garden

Just because spring is trying to do a vanishing act this year doesn’t mean April in the garden is an easy ride. There’s a whole host of jobs to be done in preparation for the…

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August in the garden

August in the garden is one of my favourite times of year.  Everything is so green and lush, particularly after all the recent rain.  The flowers are blooming, and the fruit and veg are also…

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Onions and prunes – how to get easy garden colour

I’m fairly new to gardening, as for 15 years I only had a window box outside our first floor flat in Bath.  Then, eight years ago, we moved to our house in the country.  For…

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March 2017 goals

March is here and so is Spring – officially!  After what seems like a very long Winter, it’s time to set some goals, I think.  The lighter mornings and evenings are making me feel much…

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