Category Archives: Growing Fruit and Veg

Growing Strawberries

Home-grown strawberries are sweet and flavoursome and you can pick just as you need them.    Strawberries picked in the warmest part of the day will be at their sweetest.  They are very easy to grow and adapt well to growing in containers. … Continue Reading »

Growing Raspberries

Raspberries are grouped into two types; summer fruiting and autumn fruiting.  These two groups are distinct in their growth habits and have different training and pruning requirements.  By growing varieties from each group it is possible to have a supply of raspberries… Continue Reading »

Growing Rhubarb

Invest in a rhubarb plant and it will produce stems for 20 years in good conditions.

Planting

You can plant rhubarb divisions; these are a piece of the fleshy root with a bud. Or you can plant young rhubarb plants in grown… Continue Reading »