Author: Lis Wallace

August Newsletter

August Newsletter

It’s payback time! After all the work put into the garden over the preceding months now is when we gather cut flowers for the house and enjoy feasts of homegrown fruit, veg and herbs. But perhaps most importantly, this is when we can sit out and enjoy what we have created. And in the evening, it is a chance to really benefit from those scented flowers we’ve nurtured and to drink in their perfume.

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Dobies July Newsletter

July Newsletter

Hopefully July will be a lovely warm month (dare we hope for hot?) meaning that regular watering will be necessary. In fact, water/feed/weed/repeat is the July gardening mantra.

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3 of the best perennials for your summer garden

If your diary’s starting to fill up with summer barbeques, it’s easy to add the finishing touch to your outside space before your friends start to arrive. No matter how long we wait for summer, it always seems to creep up on us– and you can add instant impact to your garden to get ready for those guests.
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June on the Allotment Garden

By Richard Chivers

It’s felt a lot like summer over the last few weeks. The weather has just been glorious. I can’t remember the last time I’ve worn shorts as often in May.

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June Newsletter

Hurrah, beautiful June has arrived – the first month of summer and the most favoured month for weddings.

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