April gives us leaves on the trees, blossom in the hedgerow, and a headache with its changeable weather.
This week, Gardeners Off World is in isolation, but that’s nothing new! Plus, plants grow better in puddles and how to avoid pyjama ennui.
Episode 5 of The Wartime Kitchen and Garden is all about tomatoes – growing a good crop and preserving it.
If there’s a starting gun for the growing season, then it fires at the beginning of March.
For most people, February is too early to sow any but the hardiest crops.
In episode 4 of The Wartime Kitchen and Garden, Annie is planting her Anderson shelter, Harry is spraying for blight and Ruth is making brawn.