Copper discourages slugs and snails in the garden

Copper discourages slugs and snails in the garden, a discussion with Jane Cobbard of

April Walk Around The Garden

Time for our regular walk around the garden at the start of April and my new technique of planting Spring bulbs. In Search of The…

Beechgrove Garden returns to BBC Two

The popular gardening show based in Scotland returns to television screens on Sunday 4 April at 9:30am on BBC Two. The series has also returned…

Sowing Seeds Galore!

It’s been a busy week of seed sowing this week. Biodynamic principles are that you sow seeds in the 7 days prior to a Full…

A slow start – fiery end

Lots of people making the most of blue skies and a little warmth. I made the mistake of going to collect lunch first which made me somewhat lackluster for the next few hours.

How to Sow Honesty (Lunaria annua)

These are beautiful purple flowered plants which produce lovely transparent seed heads in the Autumn, ideal for floral arrangements. A traditional cottage garden plant.

Planting Potatoes & Spring Clean

The first of the potatoes are planted biodynamically and with the arrival of Spring the shed needs a clean and replanning.