Companion Planting: Why Vegetables Need Friends

[Music] Flowers: they’re not just pretty to look at, they can serve a real purpose in the vegetable garden deterring pests, attracting pest predators and pollinating insects, and even controlling weeds. In this video we’ll explore flower power, and how you can harness its benefits in your own garden. Far from taking up precious space, […]

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Succession Planting: How to Harvest More From Your Vegetable Garden

[Music] Make the most of your kitchen garden and you can enjoy multiple harvests from a single patch of ground in any given growing season. The secret of course lies in careful planning: sowing the right crops at the right time to enjoy a succession of delicious harvests. In this video we’ll show you how. […]

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Growing Gooseberries from Planting to Harvest

[Music] Hello! I’m often asked what’s the best fruit bush for beginners. Well, one stands head and shoulders above the rest – the gorgeous gooseberry! Admittedly it doesn’t look like much now, but gooseberries grow well in most soils, they’re very easy to prune, are self-pollinating, which means you can get away with growing just […]

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10 Things I Wish I’d Known Before Starting a New Vegetable Garden

[Music] Longer days and the first brave flowers pushing through – spring is nearly here! This is the perfect time to be planning for the coming growing season. If you’re new to gardening – welcome! This video is for anyone looking to start a new garden. You’re about to embark on a journey that’s equal […]

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