How to Grow Daffodils

When to Plant Daffodils Plant during September, October, November, December, January. Only plant when no frost is forecast for a few days after planting. How…

In Conversation with Terry Walton of BBC Radio 2 ‘Jeremy Vine …

In Conversation with Terry Walton, BBC Radio 2 Allotment Gardener on the ‘Jeremy Vine Show’, ITV’s ‘This Morning’ and Columnist for ‘Garden News’ and ‘Which?…

Peas & Broad Beans Planted

What a beautiful day. Blue skies and sunshine, it was good to feel a slightly warmth on the face. Quite a busy site today with…

Happy New Year – Allotment Fireworks

As you know I have a security camera in the garden with an aim to record a timelapse of how the garden changes throughout the…

Broken Shed Lock & New Table

I had to brake into my own shed because my spare key wouldn’t open it after my main key snapped yesterday. Over in my Potting…

Bitterly Cold, Dahlias and Shed Trouble

As I walked down the central path to my allotment garden I started wondering what the hell I was doing here. The cold air penetrated…

Planting Mondragon Daffodils

I’ve found in recent years that planting daffodils from now until mid-January is perfectly acceptable and will result in a great display in March and…