Jobs for the month

IT’S true that December is a barren month for gardeners – the waiting room between the manic rush to plant green manure in the autumn and the stirrings of the new season in early spring. There are jobs to be done, however. Down at St Julians Allotments we’ve taken delivery of fresh bark, so this…

Products we like – The GrowGrid

SEVERAL growers on the St Julians Allotment site have recommended this product, which is the brainchild of Irish chef and gardener Eoin Flaherty…

What to sow in December

LET’S be honest, with Christmas on the horizon and the weather likely to get even colder December sowing is quite limited. But don’t despair. If you have a spare windowsill or a cold frame you can keep on growing.