Whether your interests lie in neatly-preened herbaceous borders, pots of bedding plants, drifts of flowering bulbs or the pursuit of home-grown goodies, there’s bound to be something for you in The Moment’s gardening pages.
The likes of marigolds, petunias and begonias are the backbone of the traditional garden and will always lift spirits. If you haven’t started off bedding plants from seed there’s still plenty of time to order in plug plants to pot on and grow on. Or indulge in the wide range available in garden centres. While ..
Growbags (short for ‘growing bags’) are the easiest way to grow tomatoes, providing ideal root conditions and proving very easy to look after over the summer months. You can place your bags in a.. Continue Reading
Ask any gardener what their favourite home-grown summer crop is and I’d wager that a good 90 per cent will pick the tomato. Regularly topping the veg gardening league tables, it shouldn’t be that.. Continue Reading
Buy your summer bulbs at the garden centre or order them online now The majority of bulbs that flower during the summer originally come from subtropical environments such as South Africa and South America.. Continue Reading
Vent greenhouses It doesn’t necessarily have to be warm for the temperature in a greenhouse to soar. Vent structures on sunny days to avoid extreme temperature fluctuations which can hamper the progress of young.. Continue Reading
Warming harvests Stay on top of harvesting root vegetables such as carrots, turnips and parsnips – and enjoy a bit of a workout in the process! Parsnips will improve with every frost as they.. Continue Reading
Want to do something a little different this year? Then why not add some seasonal sparkle to your dining table? This would make the ideal spot for a festive floral display using flowers and.. Continue Reading