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; for the first time I've been able to run an extension to my greenhouse to power an electric propagator. When temperatures all around have fallen, the propagator maintains a warming 20Ë?C, perfect for germinating most seeds.I always grow an assortment of chillies
that creates and maintains gardens for children's hospices throughout the country, enabling children and their families to enjoy wonderful gardens and play areas.This is a rose whose name says it all. 'The One & Only' is the perfect rose to give or to grow
into freshly dug and improved soil, while the very old central portions of clumps can be discarded.This helps maintain youthful vigour in your borders, resulting in strong growth and great flowering performance.
pustules on yellowing leaves. Rose rust doesn't kill roses, but it does take the edge off an otherwise glorious display.And this is where I'm pulled in two opposing directions. Do I maintain health and vigour, and spray regularly with fungicides to keep my
, rather than rushing in with secateurs snipping everywhere. Every cut serves a purpose, so consider carefully. Pruning provides an opportunity to maintain the health, vigour and flowering performance of our roses.Any old stems showing signs of dieback can
and patios into productive plots to feed their family.So, what have I been picking? Salad leaves are an almost daily essential for me, and these have been augmented with chives, parsley, and self-sown rocket and watercress. To maintain continuity I need
during the day, temperatures soon plummet in the evening. If I didn't have my propagator to maintain a steady temperature for my seeds, I'd sow a little later, placing the seedlings on warm, bright windowsills. Temperatures would need to remain above 16˚C