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How To Grow Kale (Red)

How To Grow Kale (Red)

How to grow red kale, the variety we use most often in our nurseries is Red Russian, this is a frost hardy variety with a sweeter taste than other kale. A won … Read more

10.11.2021

How To Grow Cabbage (Summer)

How To Grow Cabbage (Summer)

Cabbage is a demanding plant both is the amount of nutrients it needs and the space it takes up in the garden. It really is easy to grow if you feed your soil … Read more

10.11.2021

How To Grow Leeks

How To Grow Leeks

Lovely long slender stems, this variety makes a lovely, tasty baby leek for harvesting from mid summer onward. The flavour is no less impressive when eaten ful … Read more

10.11.2021

How To Grow Fennel

How To Grow Fennel

Fennel is easy to grow. They prefer full sun and a well drained soil. They will do best in rich soils.Water them during dry periods, once or twice per week. Add … Read more

10.11.2021

How To Grow Celery

How To Grow Celery

The trick with growing celery is to take a lot of care sowing your transplants, making sure the plants never get stressed or pot bound. When plant … Read more

10.11.2021

How To Grow Lettuce (mini cos)

How To Grow Lettuce (mini cos)

'Little Gem' is a fast-growing mini cos. The best of its kind. Lettuce is a favorite in the garden because it is relatively easy to grow, is one of the first … Read more

10.11.2021

How To Grow Pak Choi

How To Grow Pak Choi

Pak Choi (also called bok choy) is a mild flavoured Oriental vegetable in the same family as Chinese cabbage, Tatsoi and Wong Bok which are all grown the same … Read more

10.11.2021

How To Grow Perpetual Spinach

How To Grow Perpetual Spinach

Perpetual spinach is actually a chard (beet family) but is very similar to true spinach in flavour. We prefer it as it is much easier to grow and far more vigo … Read more

10.11.2021

How To Grow Runner Beans

How To Grow Runner Beans

How to Grow your own Runner Beans from seed or seedlings with this step by step guide including plant maintenance, pest and disease control and harvesting. Al … Read more

10.11.2021

How To Grow Sorrel

How To Grow Sorrel

Garden Sorrel, also known as Spinach Dock or Narrow Leaved Dock, is a commonly grown herb or leaf vegetable, it has tall juicy stems and edible oblong leaves. … Read more

10.11.2021

How To Grow Land Cress

How To Grow Land Cress

Land cress is also known as American cress and is a tasty and fast growing watercress substitute. It is ready to eat seven or 8 weeks after sowing so is an ex … Read more

10.11.2021

How To Grow Tarragon

How To Grow Tarragon

Tarragon is a very easy to grow herb. It has a peppery slightly anise flavour to it. This is a much used herb as it goes well with most types of dish. Site a … Read more

10.11.2021