Tackling leather jackets in the lawn

Protect your lawns and vegetable plots from lather jackets. They’re active from February to October, so now is a good time to start getting rid of them – or prevent them from munching through your garden and destroying it.

Growing Asian Vegetable

There is a surprising variety of Asian vegetables that will tolerate the British climate though many need the help of a greenhouse or polytunnel.

Bat-friendly gardeners

Bats in your garden affirms the health of the environment, of the place you are in. 

The story of David Austen Roses

David Austen roses  have many petals ,often referred to as the “cabbage” appearance which may seem less friendly to pollinators. In fact as the rose flower matures, the petals open up revealing the stamens  and stigma.