August jobs for the garden

Greengage TeamMonthly jobs for the garden

dog and hosepipe
August is a month where your garden should be being well used. There is plenty of time for school holiday fun with paddling pools and sprinklers, summer evening drinks parties and some fresh produce on your plates when you are dining al fresco. Watering is a priority on days when no rain is forecast. Fruit and veg plants are notoriously ... Read More

No dig gardening

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Charles Dowding
We were incredibly fortunate to be given tickets to go and see Charles Dowding give a talk in Corsley Reading Room about the work he is doing at his Somerset home on ‘no dig gardening’. It was a really interesting talk on a subject we have been researching and experimenting with and naturally we took the opportunity to ask him ... Read More

July jobs for the garden

Greengage TeamMonthly jobs for the garden

bbq
Barbeques, sunbathing and reading your book all come to mind as key July jobs. It is very important to make sure you enjoy your hard work and think about how you want your garden to look this time next year. Take note of what has and hasn’t worked and plan accordingly and if you need a little help or inspiration ... Read More