Climbing French beans and freezing the snakes

Tall, long ‘A’ frames or towering wigwams overflowing with runner beans are a quintessential sight on British allotment gardens. And I used to grow them religiously. Continue reading “Climbing French beans and freezing the snakes”


10 highlights from the grow your own blogs: April

There’s a fantastic number of allotment, kitchen garden and grow your own bloggers out there. I read as many as I can for inspiration, advice and to find out what everyone is getting up to.

Here are a few of my favourite articles and blog posts from April. Continue reading “10 highlights from the grow your own blogs: April”