Author Archives: Lisa Smith



Easy to Grow Dahlias


Dahlias are easy to grow and in a good year produce flowers from late June to early December They come in all shapes and sizes, and are available in most of the best flower colours. They… Continue Reading »



Summer Flowering Gladioli


Summer flowering Gladiolus are easy to grow. They make wonderful flamboyant cut flowers and once established will flower year after year.

Planting Soil and Site

On rich but well-drained soils, you can plant them straight out in… Continue Reading »

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January is the perfect time to start sowing early seeds such as cabbage, aubergine, carrots, leeks and onions.

Sowing seeds indoors allows tender plants to be started off earlier in the… Continue Reading »