Growing flowers – plant French Marigolds from seeds

Lots of seedlings in a green plastic tub which have long green leaves in the sun

Growing your own flowers like the French Marigolds can be very rewarding. French Marigolds bring such vibrant colour to your outdoor space. Here in the UK, the vibrant orange hues of these robust French Marigolds can easily brighten up any garden, balcony or window box in the summer! I particularly like to grow these as […]

Homegrown Potatoes – grow easily in a small space

lots of white potatoes next to some uprooted stems with leaves. these are all lying on some dark soil in a wheelbarrow with a pair of gloves.

Homegrown potatoes are delicious and this is one great reason for growing them! Growing potatoes is easy even if you have a small outdoor space. This could be a tiny balcony, patio or garden. Traditionally, potatoes have been grown in the ground and still are where space allows. However, I use bags for planting my […]

Organising Your Seeds – fabulous benefits, easy and practical!

seed organiser easy diy gardening tip_grow-with-hema

Organising your seeds is a brilliant way of starting the new year plus very useful too. I have found that there are 3 important advantages of sorting all the seed packets we own. This is regardless of whether you are a beginner or a seasoned gardener. I dare say perhaps even more important for the […]