Daily Archives: June 14, 2016

Getting Fruity in the North

Growing fruit in the northern parts of the UK may be more challenging, but not if you choose the right ones as John Stoa, a former nurseryman, author and gardening expert explains. STRAWBERRIES This fruit has always been my favourite so I have now sorted out my growing method to taste my first one by […]


Garden Notes: New Season, New Seeds.

A BRASSICA BARRAGE If you love Brussels sprouts but find it difficult to convince the rest of the family to eat them, ‘Brodie’ could hold the answer. Hailed as one of the sweetest-tasting sprouts around, this one will be in full swing at just the right time for your dinner. Prefer an organic choice? Afterward […]