Alys on fresh mint in February

Alys on fresh mint in February

I loved this Instagram post from Alys Fowler so much, I just had to share 🙂 Want fresh mint? 1. Dig up some dormant mint roots, whether that some growing in the ground or a pot. Mint thrives on being divided so it’s a good thing to do anyway. 2. Choose some nice...
Show the love & notice change

Show the love & notice change

This year’s Show the Love campaign has a theme of ‘noticing change’. The idea is that, for Valentine’s Day, hearts are turning green to #ShowtheLove for everything we care for that’s under threat from climate change, from fluttering butterflies to walks in ancient...
A Secret Seed Club for Ethnobotanical Explorers

A Secret Seed Club for Ethnobotanical Explorers

For the past month I have been having an absolute ball researching and writing ethnobotanical (plant nerd) posts for my new Patreon blog. Over the past few days my vision for it has crystallised a bit more, and I’ve done a little bit of rebranding – it’s now A Secret...
What’s going on at Garden Organic?

What’s going on at Garden Organic?

When I started gardening, all the way back in 2001, I was already interested in looking after our planet, and so it was a no-brainer that I would garden organically. Garden Organic (the HDRA as it was called then) and the Organic Gardening Catalogue were two mainstays...

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